Source for dataset “EMDAT – The International Emergency Disasters Database” as listed by CKAN.
Free Download — Disaster data from 1900 – 2008, organized by start and end date, country (and sub-location), disaster type (and sub-type), disaster name, cost, and persons killed and affected by the disaster. Create disaster data trend reporting, based on geography, frequency, date or nature of the event. Design a visualization or time lapse illustrating disaster events around the ...
Offsite — Description From front page: > Since 1988 the WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) has been maintaining an Emergency Events Database EM-DAT. EM-DAT was created with the initial support of the WHO and the Belgian Government. > > The main objective of the database is to serve the purposes of humanitarian action at national and ...