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dc.contributor.authorMagrath, John*
dc.date.accessioned2010-10-29T14:16:44Zen
dc.date.available2010-10-29T14:16:44Zen
dc.date.issued2007-11-25
dc.identifier.isbn978-1-84814-270-1
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10546/114103
dc.descriptionClimatic disasters are increasing as temperatures climb and rainfall intensifies. A rise in small- and medium-scale disasters is a particularly worrying trend. Yet even extreme weather need not bring disasters; it is poverty and powerlessness that make people vulnerable. Though more emergency aid is needed, humanitarian response must do more than save lives: it has to link to climate change adaptation and bolster poor people's livelihoods through social protection and disaster risk reduction approaches.en_US
dc.format.extent28en_US
dc.format.mimetypePDFen_US
dc.language.isoEnglishen_US
dc.language.isoSpanishen_US
dc.publisherOxfam Internationalen_US
dc.relation.urlhttps://policy-practice.oxfam.org.uk/publications/climate-alarm-disasters-increase-as-climate-change-bites-114103
dc.subjectClimate change
dc.subjectConflict and disasters
dc.titleClimate Alarm: Disasters increase as climate change bitesen_US
dc.typeBriefing paperen_US
oxfam.signoff.statusFor public use. Can be shared outside Oxfam.en_US
oxfam.subject.keywordClimate change adaptationen_US
oxfam.subject.keywordClimate financeen_US
oxfam.subject.keywordDisaster risk reductionen_US
oxfam.subject.keywordDRRen_US
oxfam.subject.keywordConflicten_US
oxfam.subject.keywordDisastersen_US
dc.year.issuedate2007en_US
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