This paper points out that the exposure to climate hazards varies between states based both on geographical factors (such as the propensity to experience cyclones and droughts, island types and topography) and on such factors as population and infrastructure distribution, all of which provide a framework for considering regional vulnerability to climate change.
|Publisher||Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme|
|Modified||11 February 2022|
|Release Date||21 July 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Pacific Region|
|Relevant Countries||Pacific Region|
|Contact Name||Commonwealth Marine Economies Programme|
|POD Theme||Atmosphere and Climate, Built Environment|