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Belize: Country Profile (as of June 2022)

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Belize
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OCHA
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KEY ISSUES HURRICANES ETA & IOTA In November 2020, back-to-back hurricanes Eta and Iota triggered unprecedented flooding across the country, affecting some 60,000 people – around 15 per cent of the...

Relief persists in wake of Tongan eruption

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Tonga
+ 1 more
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COH
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On January 15, 2022, an underwater volcano (Hunga Ha’apai) erupted near the island of Tonga. The massive explosion coated several of the islands in the Pacific with 3 to 4 inches of ash. The...

From the Islands, for the Islands

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World
+ 9 more
Sources
UNDRR
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Island states across the world face similar climate risks due to their isolation and exposure. But because they are so far apart, they don’t often get to learn from or work with each other on...

Three South Java Villages Getting Tsunami Ready

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Indonesia
Sources
UNESCO
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Three villages in South Java Indonesia, Tambakrejo Village (East Java), Kemadang and Glagah (Yogyakarta) are implementing the UNESCO-IOC Tsunami Ready Recognition Programme (TRRP). With the advocacy...

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