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Germany: The islands that protect from the North Sea

17 Feb 2021, BBC

A string of tiny islands plays an outsized role in defending Germany's coast from the wild North Sea. As sea levels rise, these islands face their greatest challenge yet.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BBK)
  • Website: http://www.bbk.bund.de/
  • Contact:Section Head
  • Phone:+49228995503400


  • National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BBK)
  • Website: http://www.bbk.bund.de/
  • Contact:Section Head
  • Phone:+49228995503400


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)
  • Website: http://www.dkkv.org
  • Contact:Chief Executive Officer
  • Phone:+49 22844601827 / +49 228 619-1290 +49-1629097040
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