This document investigates the impacts of extreme events, as there is growing confidence that their number is on the increase in several regions, and is related to anthropogenic climate change. Climate-related disasters now account for more than 80 percent of all disaster events, with large social and economic impacts.

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Organization: FAO

Topics: Agriculture and Food, Water

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2018

Language: English