Total Number of People Affected & Killed for Water-Related Natural Disasters for 30 years
This information graphic provides a visual reference for data previously only depicted in numeric spreadsheets provided by scientists and governments. It shows the alarming number of people affected and killed by predictable events and avoidable consequences, revealing the countries most in need of disaster recovery resources.
This 60in by 60in piece was presented and shown in Geneva, Switzerland for a week in May 2011 at the Gobal Assessment Research Report launch/platform for the UNDP which attracts over 2,000 UN delegates from all over the world.
Data Source: United Nations Development Program
2012 GeoCity SmartCity – Beijing, China
2011 United Nation’s Disaster Risk Reduction Report Launch & Conference – Geneva, Switzerland