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Bangladesh

India, neighbours most vulnerable to climate change

5 Dec 2018, India Climate Dialogue

The Global Climate Risk Index 2019 released at the Katowice summit shows that intense cyclones, excessive rainfall and severe floods make India and its neighbours among the worst affected countries in the world. As poorer countries bear the brunt of disasters, they need predictable and reliable financial support for dealing with climate-induced loss and damage.



Neighbouring Countries

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.