Prevention is consciousness

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Title: Prevention is consciousness

Kofi Annan: «It is not easy to construct a culture of prevention. Whilst the costs of prevention have to be paid in the present, the benefits of prevention reside in the far future. Furthermore the benefits are not visible: they are disaster that will not occur».

Author(s): Giuliano F. Panza*, Antonella Peresan**

Affiliation: * Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Università di Trieste – The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste
** Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra – Università di Trieste

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