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Ten years after the Asian tsunami, the region is better prepared to cope with natural disasters
 - 22/12/2014 - Ten years after the world’s worst natural disaster in living memory roared across the shorelines of South and Southeast Asia, countries are better prepared to deal with tragedies like the ...read more

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Tsunamis destroyed tens of thousands of fishing boats
 - 13/01/2005 - The tsunami waves have had a devastating impact on the fisheries sector in many countries of the Indian Ocean, FAO said today. In Sri Lanka, more than 7 500 fishers have been ...read more
Tsunami affected countries face severe local food security problems
 - 11/01/2005 - Local communities severely hit by the tsunami disaster will face severe food security problems in the short and long term because parents and relatives have been lost, livelihood assets have ...read more
FAO calls for $26 million to help tsunami victims
 - 06/01/2005 - FAO today launched an urgent appeal for $26 million for farmers and fisher folk hit by the South Asian tsunami disaster, the agency said on the occasion of the international ...read more
FAO assessing damage in countries devastated by tsunamis in South Asia
 - 29/12/2004 - FAO is conducting damage assessment missions in each of the countries affected by Sunday's devastating tsunami in South Asia to assess the impact on the agriculture and fisheries sectors and provide ...read more
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