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Displacements due to natural disasters: spending and
solutions
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With natural disasters having doubled in average over the last 20 years
and the 10th anniversar...
www.worldweatheronline.com
What is lost during a natural disaster?
• People!
• Personal assets
• Income
• Buildings, bridg...
www.worldweatheronline.com
Why has this report taken so long?
Read our full blog to see the
infographic about ‘displacemen...
www.worldweatheronline.com
To find out more about why not read the whole
article, click the link below:
Displacements due ...
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Displacements due to natural disasters: spending and solutions

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With natural disasters having doubled in average over the last 20 years and the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaching, Eastern Kentucky University have provided a visual representation of the displacement that can be caused by natural disasters.
Read more on our full blog at: http://blog.worldweatheronline.com/2015/08/10/displacements-due-natural-disasters-spending-solutions/

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Displacements due to natural disasters: spending and solutions

  1. 1. www.worldweatheronline.com Displacements due to natural disasters: spending and solutions
  2. 2. www.worldweatheronline.com With natural disasters having doubled in average over the last 20 years and the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaching, the university have provided a visual representation of the displacement that can be caused by natural disasters. • In 2013 alone, 22 million people around the world were forced to flee their homes due to hurricanes/typhoons, flooding and earthquakes. • The natural disasters which affect people the most are typhoons and earthquakes with 5.8 million displaced in the Philippines in 2013. What’s this about?
  3. 3. www.worldweatheronline.com What is lost during a natural disaster? • People! • Personal assets • Income • Buildings, bridges, roads, plumbing Planned prevention is vital in order to reduce the costs related to natural disasters and more importantly to reduce the numbers of human losses in the future.
  4. 4. www.worldweatheronline.com Why has this report taken so long? Read our full blog to see the infographic about ‘displacements due to natural disasters: spending and solutions’ , created by Eastern Kentucky University.
  5. 5. www.worldweatheronline.com To find out more about why not read the whole article, click the link below: Displacements due to natural disasters: spending and solutions

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