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standard Caring for older people in conditions of climate change

The number of older people in the UK and other parts of the world is projected to increase significantly in the future.  By 2031, people 65 or older will make up over one in five of the population of England.  […]

standard Countries at risk of paying the greatest economic costs for disasters

A new report has ranked 196 countries according to their levels of economic risk to natural disasters.  Published by Maplecroft, a private risk research firm based in Bath, UK, the report ranks countries according to their economic exposure to hazards, […]