Risk identification and assessment

Risk identification and assessment

Risk identification and assessment

Globally, cases of COVID-19 and related deaths are lower in June 2022 than they were at the beginning of the year. But the infection numbers are rising. Africa is no exception.
Conversation Media Group, the
Known for precise, planetary-scale measurements, NASA is improving its decades-long effort to observe and understand sea levels to help communities prepare for the effects of Earth’s rising ocean.
Eos - AGU
The dangerous extremes are expected to topple records as the effects of climate change continue to shift weather patterns.
Johns Hopkins University
China's southern regions are suffering from flood disasters since the flood season began in June. Our reporter talks to experts at China's Ministry of Water Resources about the causes of floods as well as the ministry's disaster relief and control work.
China Global Television Network
A new study led by the USDA Forest Service’s Pacific Northwest Research Station examines the context surrounding the fires and offers insight into the historical role of large, high-severity fires—and the future of wildfires—west of the Cascades.
United States Department of Agriculture
The winner of the World Meteorological Organization’s most prestigious award has called for an international centre for climate modelling and prediction, saying that this is vital for leveraging scarce financial and human resources.
World Meteorological Organization
African women carrying water back to their villages.
Large areas of Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya are currently in the grip of a severe drought. An estimated 16.7 million people face acute food insecurity. That’s more than the combined populations of Austria and Switzerland.
Conversation Media Group, the
People walk in the street of central Athens during a heatwave in Athens, Greece (2017)
The Municipality of Athens is launching a messaging service that will provide immediate information on the weather conditions that prevail in Athens during the summer period, as well as on the measures that must be taken for people’s protection.
Kathimerini