Climate Risk Index 2019 - Who suffers the most from extreme weather events?
Who suffers the most from extreme weather events?
According to the Climate Risk Index 2019 by Germanwatch, the 10 countries most affected by climate change in 2017 were: Puerto Rico, Sri Lanka, Dominica, Nepal, Peru, Vietnam, Madagascar, Sierra Leone, Bangladesh, and Thailand.
Myanmar (3rd), Philippines (5th), Pakistan (8th), and Vietnam (9th) were among the 10 countries most affected from 1998 to 2017 in annual averages.
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