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UN: Asia-Pacific suffering 80 percent of global losses due to disasters

The Asia-Pacific Disaster Report (APDR) 2012 found that, from 1970 to 2010, the average number of people at risk from yearly flooding in Asia-Pacific more than doubled from 29.5 million to 63.8 million, and the number living in cyclone-prone areas has grown from 71.8 million to 120.7 million. According to the UN report, 185 million people are exposed to annual flooding and storms

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Tue, 23/10/2012 - 14:43
Tue, 10/23/2012

UN-SPIDER Technical Advisory Mission to Solomon Islands concluded

At the request of the Government of the Solomon Islands, UN-SPIDER carried out a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) from 24 to 28 September 2012.

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Mon, 08/10/2012 - 08:58

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July 2011

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Fri, 05/08/2011
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“Working together to protect Pacific communities form the risks posed by natural and climate related hazards” - 3rd Session of the Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management in Auckland

The Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 offered an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge in relation to initiatives that are being implemented by Pacific island countries and territories to strengthen

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Fri, 05/08/2011 - 12:02

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Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 - Spider Thematic Partnership for the Pacific Region

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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Spider Thematic Partnership for the Pacific Region - During the upcoming Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 meeting which will be held in Auckland, New Zealand from 1 - 5 August 2011 UN-SPIDER will be organising a side meeting bringing together all those interested in coordinating further the access and use of and technologies to support disaster risk management in the Pacific region.

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01/08/2011 to 05/08/2011

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Auckland

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Holiday Inn, Auckland, New Zealand

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Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and Emergency Response in the Pacific

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Thu, 11/09/2008
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Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and

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UN-SPIDER Newsletter October 2008

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Fri, 31/10/2008
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                                             UN-SPIDER NEWSLETTER OCTOBER Vol. 2/08

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