To estimate the impact on affected communities and to chart a path from early response to recovery, the government of Haiti launched a Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) with support from the United Nations.
This report discusses how changing climate dynamics have resulted in a confluence of disaster events to which Louisiana had to respond simultaneously: a global pandemic and an “epidemic” of landfalling hurricanes during the 2020 season.
Research by Stevens Institute of Technology and Carnegie Mellon suggests that monitoring social media during hurricanes could help communities better plan for and mitigate the impacts of climate change.
Unequivocal, unprecedented, irreversible, rapid and widespread. These are strong words used in the report of the Working Group I (WG1) of IPCC’s Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) released last August 9, 2021. IPCC AR6 WG1: The Physical Science Basis of