Study investigates whether the potential level of disruptive impact on the road networks of European countries could reach a socio-economic tipping point – with an abrupt and large loss of road-network function.
Southeast Asia is well acquainted with the impact of climate change, but less with the resilience of energy systems. A collaborative and regional approach to climate modelling of energy systems can inform the development of effective adaptation policies.
Experts warn that dams in both Indonesia and the Philippines, crucial for irrigation, drinking water and electricity generation, may face increased strain as climate change brings unpredictable and high-precipitation weather patterns.
This is the voluntary contribution of the International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI) for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.
International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure
Shipping ports are crucial for the global economy. They handle the majority of trade, and transportation hubs and provide employment. Ports are located in coastal areas or on large rivers and are exposed to natural hazards such as storms and floods.