Consequences of a hazardous event on the physical, economic and psychological well-being of individuals and on the functioning of a community. Features of a social system that help to avoid losses and maintain or recover satisfying living conditions after a shock.
26 Aug 2014, Acclimatise
Climate change induced increased precipitation, flash floods, landslides have increasing impacts on infrastructure and on the livelihood of the population in the Indian Ocean region for Small Island States. Ginna Bonne, head of Climate Change, Disaster and Environment at the Indian Ocean Commission talks about the adaptation challenges for Small Island States in an interview with Acclimatise...
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