12 January 2021

World Disasters Report, 2020: Come Heat or High Water

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Image: Turkey, 2020. Flash floods in Giresun province left many people injured, some missing and at least 6 people dead. Since the 1960s, floods have been by far the most significant climate- and weather-related hazards. © Turkish Red Crescent
 
On December 17, 2020, the Copenhagen Center for Disaster Research hosted an online talk with Maarten van Aalst, Director of the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre and Kirsten Hagon, Senior Analyst in the IFRC Humanitarian Policy and Diplomacy team and lead author on the World Disasters Report, 2020 - COME HEAT OR HIGH WATER where the main findings of the report where presented and discussed.
 

Watch the entire webinar in the video below