The Southwest Indian Ocean Island States launch a Risk Assessment and Financing Initiative to address vulnerability

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Source URL
http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/press-release/2014/04/28/the-southwest-indian-ocean-island-states-launch-a-risk-assessment-and-financing-initiative-to-address-vulnerability
Summary

The SWIO RAFI seeks to address high vulnerability of the Southwest Indian Ocean Island States to disaster losses from catastrophes such as cyclones, floods, earthquakes and tsunamis.