Latin America & The Caribbean - Climate Fragility Risk Brief - CLME+ HUB

Latin America & The Caribbean – Climate Fragility Risk Brief

This brief identifies five major climate-fragility risks, i.e. five pathways by which climate impacts undermine security; damage to key infrastructure, especially energy infrastructure, higher tensions around mining and fossil fuel extraction; the encouragement of environmental crime; the destruction of livelihoods, which pushes people to migrate or commit crimes in crowded cities; and higher incidences of disease.

Year: 2020
Author: Erthal, A., R眉ttinger, L., Adelphi and Igarap茅 Institute
Keywords: marine habitats
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