World Risk Index The Human Factor in Natural Disasters

How vulnerable is your country to natural disasters? The 2016 World Risk Index is now out and it shows that infrastructure is a key factor in the ability to withstand events like hurricanes, earthquakes and tsunamis.
A devastated home after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti

A devastated home after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti

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Photo Gallery: Natural Disasters Around the World
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Photo Gallery: Natural Disasters Around the World

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Buildings destroyed in the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti

Buildings destroyed in the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti

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