Weather-related disasters increase over past 50 years, causing more damage but fewer deaths

Date: 2021-09-01 08:35:49 A disaster related to a weather, climate or water hazard occurred every day on average over the past 50 years – killing 115 people and causing US$ 202 million in losses daily, according to a comprehensive new report from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). The number of disasters has increased by a …

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