Articles tagged "natural hazard"

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1.4 billion people face severe risks in South Asia

According to research released this week by risk analysis and research company Verisk Maplecroft, 1.4 billion people in South Asia, 81% of the region’s population, are acutely exposed to at least one type of natural hazard and live in areas considered to have...

March 26, 2016