From Perception to Action: Understanding Loss and Damage Due to Climate Change in Bangladesh

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From Perception to Action: Understanding Loss and Damage Due to Climate Change in Bangladesh

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Climate change is impacting many countries in diverse ways. Most are already suffering due to temperature and climatic event extremes including increased frequency and intensities of floods, cyclones, rising sea levels and salinity levels and drought. All of these climate change impacts are causing various kinds of loss and damage such as damage to standing crops and the loss of real and potential crop output threatening food security, causing widespread health problems, increasing morbidity as well as mortality and resulting in the loss of infrastructure and industrial output among other impacts.

Author
M. Asaduzzaman A. K. Enamul Haque K. M. Nabiul Islam M. Qamar Munir
Number of Pages
4
Publication Date
9/2012