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  1. Worldwide Flood Adaptation Requirements Calculated

    12 Jan 2018- 06:30 by OOSKAnews Info POTSDAM, Germany Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research Rainfall changes caused by global warming will increase river flood risks across the globe. Scientists have now calculated the required increase in flood p ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 01/12/2018 - 06:30

  2. 7 Cities Exposed to Rising Sea Levels: ADB

    19 Jul 2017- 12:53 by Local Press Report MANILA The Manila Times According to ADB and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research report titled “A Region at Risk: The Human Dimensions of Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific” released on Friday, an una ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2017 - 12:53

  3. Climate Change Increases Risk of War: Study

    27 Jul 2016- 09:30 by Local Press Report POTSDAM The Independent Heatwaves, droughts and other severe weather events are increasing the risk of wars breaking out across the world, scientists say they have proved. Dr. Carl Schleussner, of the Potsdam Insti ...

    Local Press Report - 07/27/2016 - 09:30

  4. Better Water Management Could Halve Global Food Gap by 2050

    18 Feb 2016- 08:28 by Local Press Report POTSDAM Science Daily Improved agricultural water management could halve the global food gap by 2050 and buffer some of the harmful climate change effects on crop yields. For the first time, scientists have investi ...

    Local Press Report - 02/18/2016 - 08:28

  5. More Efficient Water Use Could Protect Food, Water Supplies: Scientists

    13 Jul 2015- 10:00 by Local Press Report PARIS AFP Farmers face growing threats to their crops from more frequent drought and other extreme weather in coming decades, but using water more efficiently could help them protect food and water supplies, climat ...

    Local Press Report - 07/13/2015 - 10:00

  6. Climate Change Could Put 40 Percent More People at Risk of Water Scarcity: Study

    20 Dec 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent POTSDAM, Germany Global climate change will likely put 40 percent more people at risk of water scarcity than would have happened if the planet were not warming, according to a new study from Germany's Pot ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/20/2013 - 10:09

  7. Climate Change Could Trap Millions in Poverty: World Bank

    21 Jun 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States With just a 2 degree Celsius global temperature rise, which could happen in the next 20 or 30 years, Sub-Saharan Africa would experience regular food shortages and South Asia woul ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/21/2013 - 10:06