Typhoon Kestana: Asia's Katrina
Kuntjoro, Irene A.
Date of Issue2009-10-02
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The devastation and catastrophe wrought by Typhoon Kestana on the Philippines’ capital Manila reflect a huge gap between rising vulnerabilities and preparedness at the national and regional levels. As more climate change results in more devastating cyclones, how can the region better prepare for future emergencies?
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 097-09
Nanyang Technological University