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Myths and Realities of Natural Disasters

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Myths have surrounded the occurrence of natural disaster phenomena since the beginnings of civilization. This video presents some popular beliefs in the context of some of the most devastating disasters to occur in the Region of the Americas. It emphasizes the importance of dispelling certain myths through education and understanding of actual events.

More info: Pan American Health Organization
Produced by: Pan American Health Organization
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Language: English (also available in Spanish)

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