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PAHO Releases New Wind Hazard Maps for the Caribbean
2008-05-29 08:27:47

The Pan American Health Organization Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Relief Coordination unit, through Applied Research Associates, has developed new state-of-the-art wind hazard maps for Caribbean islands and nearby coastal areas of Central and South America. The maps are intended to replace older maps currently in use for structural design and risk assessment. They are an important aid for engineers, developers, and others whose work requires knowledge of wind hazards. 

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PAHO Field Offices in Colombia
2008-03-31 16:54:06
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2007-12-17 17:46:16
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PAHO Responds in Peru Earthquake Emergency
2007-08-20 16:45:08
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Health Systems Strengthening
2007-07-24 15:52:19
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