Webinar: Characterizing and Assessing Drought Risk and Drought Impacts at the Global and Regional Level
26 feb 2019 | Online
This introductory webinar provides a general overview of the objectives of the Globe Drought. It discusses the relevance of understanding and assessing drought risk and its sectoral impacts in order to create more resilience societies. The leading questions to be addressed include: what is a drought, how can it be characterized, why does it matter globally (past events & impacts, future outlook), what is drought risk, what are key components, why do we need to understand and assess drought risk? This webinar is free of charge and no background is needed in order to register.
Organizaciones: United Nations University