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According to a new study, natural disasters displace one person a second. Take a look into the growing trend displacing millions of people.
Global Estimates 2015 People displaced by disasters
“Since 2008, an average of 26.4 million people have been displaced from their homes each year by disasters brought on by natural hazards- equivalent to one person displaced every second.”
Disasters, Both Natural and Weather-Related, Displaced 19 Million in 2014
“Natural disasters forced more than 19 million people from their homes in 2014, mostly the result of typhoons, flooding and other weather-related events that are becoming more intense and more frequent, a leading European aid agency said Monday.”
One person is displaced by a natural disaster every second-and Asia bears the brunt of the destruction
“The world is facing a refugee crisis of historic proportions-the number of people fleeing war and persecution has risen to 60 million-but there is another, huge population being displaced, again and again. ”
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