Asia’s transition to renewable energy sources will resolve the carbon emission issues, meet its energy demands, building their climate change resiliency.
Climate change has a role in infectious disease occurrence. Australia, New Zealand, Iceland, & island-nations with 250,000+ population as places of refuge.
New Zealand is gifted with rich water resources but the drought that climate change brings is one climate adaptation challenge that the country is facing.
Climate change is apparent. Countries are meeting to deal with it. Accords on climate adaptation and mitigation are being made among nations. We must adapt.
Climate adaptation requires resilience from disaster and natural hazards. The Asia-Pacific Disaster Report 2019 provides valuable "Riskscape" and inputs.
The case study that Dr. Theuns Hennings conducted on the Funafuti runway and other coastal airports show impacts of sea-level rise on coastal runways.
The Asian Development Bank published on 20 March 2019 the infographic "Climate Finance 2018" showing their financial commitment on climate change projects.
This article cites Peru's ancient water irrigation practices as a blue-green infrastructure climate adaptation model for water scarcity and climate change.
Sectors and organisations believe that protecting and building resilient water infrastructure for climate change adaptation needs funding and financing.
Ice sheets and glaciers in Greenland are melting and receding, which results in sea-level rise. Know its impact on the land and people. Read the article.