Venezuelans, Colombians Feel Unprepared for Natural Disasters

Posted on December 20, 2010 • Filed under: Colombia, Venezuela

The governments of Colombia and Venezuela each declared states of emergency this month in vast areas of their countries where record flooding and landslides have killed more than 250 people and left more than 1 million homeless. Recent Gallup surveys in the two nations find that fewer than one in three believe they personally are ready to deal with natural disasters such as this. Read Article

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