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India

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Climate change threatens India's economy - IPCC

31 Mar 2014, TRF

'All aspects of food security are potentially affected by climate change including food access, utilisation of land, and price stability,' said Aromar Revi, one of the lead authors of the report, adding that studies showed wheat and rice yields were decreasing due to climatic changes...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)
  • Website:http://mha.nic.in/
  • Contact:Joint Secretary
  • Phone:+91-11-24638206 91-9999985440


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)
  • Website:http://mha.nic.in/
  • Contact:Joint Secretary
  • Phone:+91-11-24638206 91-9999985440
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1987 300,000,000
Drought 2002 300,000,000
Flood 1993 128,000,000
Drought 1982 100,000,000
Drought 2000 50,000,000
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
Neighbouring Countries


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