Which country has been ranked best on UN’s Disaster Risk and Age Index launched at third world conference on disaster risk reduction?

Which country has been ranked best on UN’s Disaster Risk and Age Index launched at third world conference on disaster risk reduction?
[A]Malta
[B]Finland
[C]Singapore
[D]Norway

Malta
Malta has been ranked the best on UN’s Disaster Risk and Age Index. The Index has been developed by HelpAge with support from UN’s Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) as a pilot. Somalia has ranked worst, followed by Central African Republic, Afghanistan, Sudan and Iraq among others. All these countries are affected by civil war and ongoing conflict. India has been ranked 28th in the list. Among best countries Malta followed by Finland, Sao Tome e Principe, Singapore, Norway, Sweden, Luxembourg, Denmark and Netherlands.

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  • arup jyoti bayan
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    Sir/Madam

    In my view the lines- somalia has been ranked “first” should be replaced by “worst”

    Thanks to gktoday team always