- Economic and Spatial Study of the Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Cha...
"The African coastal countries are facing several environmental and socio-economic challenges, such as unplanned urban and economic development, fuelled by a growing rural exodus; non-functional and/or non-existent public infrastructures to handle the demographic growth along the coastline; air, water and soil pollution; and alteration of coastal ecosystems. West Africa, in particular, is facing severe land losses and major damage due to coastal erosion and shoreline loss. This situat...
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- Sept. 1, 2013, 5 p.m.
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- information pertaining to earth sciences. Examples: geophysical features and processes, geology, minerals, sciences dealing with the composition, structure and origin of the earth s rocks, risks of earthquakes, volcanic activity, landslides, gravity information, soils, permafrost, hydrogeology, erosion
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coastal_flood, strong_wind, drought, urban_flood, extreme_heat, wildfire, landslide