Since 1988 the Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) of the Université catholique de Louvain has been maintaining an Emergency Events Database EM-DAT. EM-DAT was created with the initial support of the WHO and the Belgian Government.
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Buy what you need and not what you want!
If everyone on earth lived a European lifestyle, we would need three planets to supply all the resources. Do not fall into the trap of consumerism and make a shopping list of items you need rather than picking up unnecessary items that you think you need. This will also save you money.
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