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Despite being frequent victims of climate-driven disasters, Indonesians are largely unaware of climate change and its impacts. Education, media attention, and conversations could be key to shifting those perceptions.
Flooding in the region threatens hydropower projects and the safety of downstream populations.
A Fulbright scholar from the South Pacific shares the lessons she will bring home after a research fellowship with the Climate School’s Resilient Coastal Communities Project.
Climate School experts help to explain this devastating weather and what it means in the broader conversation of climate change and disaster response.
At a time when flooding is overtaking many parts of the world, millions of people in Africa are going hungry when croplands, livestock and infrastructure are inundated. But the results are complicated.
Flooding is not uncommon for Pakistan, but the current crisis is simply unprecedented.
When different types of floods occur in close succession or simultaneously, the challenges to communities can be immense.
Climate School experts explain the conditions contributing to heavy downpours that are displacing millions in Asia.
Dr Hultquist discusses fusing GIS with crowd-sourced and social data to uncover new insights and inform disaster preparedness and response.