A structured analytical process designed to determine the nature and extent of risk by analyzing potential hazards and evaluating existing conditions of vulnerability that together could potentially harm exposed people, property, services, livelihoods and the environment on which they depend.
30 Sep 2015, Guardian, the
Africa will continue to be held back if it does not immediately invest in research and development, writes Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, president of Mauritius in an opinion piece for the Guardian. 'A better understanding of the threats of climate change requires reliable, credible data to strengthen decision-making and ensure that the continent is able to adapt and mitigate the risks', she continues...
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