Poland

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Image of Wroclaw in Poland.
Amidst a summer marked by extreme heat and drought, the Polish city welcomed tens of thousands of Ukrainian refugees in the latest example of leadership in the face of multiple man-made and natural hazards
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
Floods in Warsaw, Poland
Flooding is the biggest natural risk in Poland. Climate change effects on the country's vulnerability to flood risk are uncertain.
Ambiental Technical Solutions Ltd
Poland’s average temperature rose by just over 2°C from the 1951-1960 period to 2011-2020, significantly outpacing the world average increase over the past two decades. Continuously rising temperatures could boost summer electricity demand.
International Energy Agency

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Sendai Framework Focal Point

Sendai Focal PointGovernment Centre for Security

National Platform

National policies and plans

2013

The “Polish National Strategy for Adaptation to Climate Change by 2020 with the perspective by 2030” (SPA 2020) has been prepared with a view to ensure the conditions of stable socio-economic development in the face of risks posed by climate change but

Poland - government

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2015
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the 2013-15 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
Institute of Meteorology and Water Management, National Research Institute
2013
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the biennial 2011-13 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
Institute of Meteorology and Water Management, National Research Institute