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Tsunami drill teaches Seychelles life-saving lessons

2 Oct 2016, UNISDR AF

A multinational tsunami drill in the Indian Ocean has taught Seychelles key lessons about how to save lives in the event of a deadly wave. IOWave16 had an added edge this year, coming just weeks before the World Tsunami Awareness Day on 5 November, and ahead of the International Day for Disaster Reduction on October 13, the focus of which is reducing disaster mortality.


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