Research exploring the economic consequences of water risk fueled by climate change through to 2050 predicts that droughts, floods and storms could wipe USD5.6 trillion USD from the GDP of key economies, with some more affected than others.
This research applies remote sensing and Geographic Information System (GIS) methods to assess the spatial distribution of natural hazards and their proximity to heritage sites in the UAE. The GIS database is available for interested users upon request.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
The National Climate Change Plan serves as a roadmap to bolster nationwide actions for climate mitigation and adaptation in the UAE until 2050. This Climate Plan consolidates the UAE’s climate action under a single framework and identifies strategic