2015•11•17 Germany Deutsche Welle
Food insecurity and vulnerability to natural disasters are becoming increasingly linked, according to the UN’s latest World Risk Report. DW talks to one of the authors, Matthias Garschagen, about who is most at risk.
Deutsche Welle: What are the global hotspots for natural disasters listed in the 2015 World Risk Report?
Matthias Garschagen: In the report we assess risk with respect to disasters from natural hazards. The hotspots are sub-Saharan Africa on the one hand, and then parts of Asia on the other. Southeast Asia and southern Asia are also main hotspots.
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