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'New climate normal' poses severe risks to development: World Bank report


The report, prepared for the World Bank Group by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and Climate Analytics, reveals how rising global temperatures are increasingly threatening the health and livelihoods of the most vulnerable populations, crucially magnifying problems each region is struggling with today...

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    Dans ces régions du sud du Maroc, considérées comme désertiques, les inondations constituent un réel danger à cause des nombreux oueds dormants qui les traversent et en l'absence d'une infrastructure adéquate et suffisante à même de protéger la population des crues soudaines...

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