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'Cities must adapt to climate change, or risk disaster'

SCMP

'In many cities across Asia, there is a limited capacity to identify vulnerabilities and ways to adapt, along with a limited ability to actually make changes. Problems include a lack of provision for infrastructure and urban services such as health and education, and a lack of institutional and investment capacity,' according to Ciara Shannon

  • International football stars unite in the fight against Ebola

    WB

    The world’s top football players, including Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo, Barcelona’s Neymar Jr., Chelsea’s Didier Drogba and Bayern Munich’s Philipp Lahm, are joining forces with global health experts to help raise global awareness in the fight against Ebola...

  • Nepal: Preparing farmers for climate change

    Kantipur Publications

    Nepal's Ministry of Agricultural Development Spokesperson Uday Chandra Thakur said that the ministry has implemented early warning system since last year to reduce vulnerability of drought and other agriculture-climate events. “The project’s task is to update on agriculture-climate risk ...

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