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The discussion for tomorrow will focus on the idea that even natural disasters are effectively man-made ones. What differentiates natural from man-made disasters, and can this distinction be maintained when we analyse the causes of disasters?

Think about the elements that make something a disaster, to what extent those may be affected by our actions.

Further reading:

The Rise of the Natural Manmade Disaster

No Such Thing as Natural Disasters

Are Natural Disasters Man-made?

Debate: Are most natural disasters man-made today?

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