The spokesman for the NCDM notes an increase in the number of people killed and injured during natural disasters last year.
The UN General Assembly is set to endorse the Global Compact on Refugees, a week after a similar accord for migrants.
Natural disasters left 185 people dead or missing, and 134 injured in Vietnam.
PM appeals to prepare for flooding and rescue villagers when natural disasters occur.
Cambodia perceives regional maritime security cooperation as a means to promote mutual understanding and build trust.
Cambodia vows to improve collaboration to enhance counter-terrorism cooperation.
At least 70 people died and more than 100 people were injured due to natural disasters in the first nine months of this year.
Emergency workers search by floodlight in smashed buildings for survivors of Mexico’s deadliest earthquake in 32 years.
In wealthy countries nearly half of the costs of natural disasters are covered by insurance, but in the poorest countries it is less than 5 percent.