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Mount Merapi, Indonesia

Six volcanoes scientists will be watching out for in 2018

29 Dec 2017, Conversation Media Group, the

“Volcanic threat”, a measure that combines the level of hazard and the number of people exposed to it, is by far the highest in Indonesia, followed by the Philippines, Japan, Mexico and Ethiopia. However, as a proportion of population, volcanic threat is highest on small islands such as Montserrat, which are entirely volcanic.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Coordinacion Nacional de Proteccion Civil (SINAPROC)
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    Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Sistema Nacional de Protección Civil (Mexico) (SINAPROC)
  • Website: http://www.proteccioncivil.gob.mx
  • Contact:Coordinador General
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