50 Emergency_Events_Database

title Emergency_Events_Database
personnel_data_owner Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED)
project_abstract Emergency Events Database (EM-DAT) contains essential core data on the occurrence and effects of over 22,000 mass disasters in the world from 1900 to the present day, compiled from various sources, including UN agencies, non-governmental organisations, insurance companies, research institutes and press agencies.