Nearly 25% of the world’s population faces flooding

Nearly 25% of the world's population faces flooding

Research published yesterday in the journal Nature Communications shows that nearly 25% of the world’s population is at risk of severe flooding, with people living in poorer countries more vulnerable. Scientists analyzed World Bank (WB) global data on flood risks …

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99 rivers are on flood alert, Southern China holds its breath

99 rivers are on flood alert, Southern China holds its breath

Premier Li Keqiang chaired the Government’s Standing Committee on June 22, requesting continued implementation of flood prevention work, ensuring property and people’s lives. Xinhua News Agency Information at the meeting said that this year’s flood season, extreme weather phenomena will …

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