The Great East Japan Earthquake, which struck Fukushima on 11 March 2011, is proof that even in a disaster-prepared country such as Japan, nature can still cause massive destruction and threaten people’s lives and dignity. Full Story >>
In Sendai, Japan, 187 UN Member States adopted the first major agreement of the post-2015 development agenda, a far-reaching new framework for disaster risk reduction (DRR). Full Story >>
Tens of thousands of people have been displaced by conflict in northern Myanmar since the beginning of the year. Full Story >>

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