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Economy| Reduction of vulnerability: Meeting in Bogotá of Experts and Policymakers

Bogotá — Media-Newswire.com – Experts and policymakers will meet December 11-12 in Bogota, Colombia, in the San Carlos Palace, headquarters of the Colombian Foreign Relations Ministry, to explore strategies and mechanisms to increase investments towards the reduction of vulnerability of natural hazards in the economic and social infrastructure.

Natural disaster in Manizales destroyed seven houses

Manizales (CP). Seven houses of a poor sector of Manizales were destroyed last Wednesday by an avalanche at the first hours of the morning, according with news agencies. Many families were evacuated while the natural disaster let the Solferine district without public services. Raining season has its consequences in Colombia like landsliding in the mountainous […]