This publication provides a sober and revealing analysis of weather-related disaster trends over a twenty year time-frame which coincides with a period which has seen the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties become an established high- profile annual fixture on the development calendar. The contents of this report underline why it is so important that a new climate change agreement emerges from the COP21 in Paris in December.
|Authors(s):||M. Wahlstrom and D. Guha-Sapir|
|Publisher(s):||Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) and United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)|
|Place Published:||Brussels, Belgium|
|Date / Journal Vol. No.:||2015|