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11/02/2020
Bangladesh is on the front lines of climate change, but factors including money, gender and religion make some more vulnerable than others.
11/02/2020
A recent global analyses shows almost every continent's water supply faces high risk from wildfires, it is becoming an emerging challenge in North America.
11/02/2020
A Scottish study reveals significant long-term impact of flooding, among which: stress, financial hardship, and ill-health among lasting effects.
11/02/2020
The Gulf Coast is vulnerable to storm surge. As the climate warms, the region will be even more susceptible to extreme storm surges, according to new research.
11/02/2020
Jamaica's Local Government and Community Development Minister describes recent stakeholders meeting in Panama to discuss the upcoming Youth Forum on DRR a success.
10/02/2020
Risk communication is a mutual process of understanding the risk among stakeholders and represents a measure to integrate lay knowledge into measures to prevent, mitigate, and deal with risk. Flood crisis communication, which takes place in the face of incoming danger, needs a practical and operative approach to cope with potentially destructive, large-scale...
10/02/2020
This MOOC teaches you to develop accountable, high-quality and ethical responses to disaster in conflict-affected areas. The E-course is meant primarily for practitioners, but also open to students or otherwise interested people. It stimulates participants to think about humanitarian aid, DRR and disaster response in contexts where conflict is ongoing,....Date: 10 Feb 2020 - 10 Feb 2021
10/02/2020
This MOOC teaches you to develop accountable, high-quality and ethical responses to disaster in conflict-affected areas. The E-course is meant primarily for practitioners, but also open to students or otherwise interested people. It stimulates participants to think about humanitarian aid, DRR and disaster response in contexts where conflict is ongoing,....Date: 10 Feb 2020 - 10 Feb 2021
10/02/2020
The maps presented in the document show a story about how Europe might be affected by key climate hazards such as droughts, floods, forest fires and sea level rise during the 21st century and beyond. These maps are based on different greenhouse gas emissions scenarios and climate models and have been published already in various EEA reports and indicators.
10/02/2020
This report presents the results of the work carried out by an Expert Group, which was set up by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC), and composed of scientific experts and representatives from industry and the research community, complemented by experts from the Commission's JRC and DG GROW, with the aim of assessing the feasibility...

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