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Dr Amiera Sawas

Senior Research and Climate Change Specialist

  • Adori, 13, has to cross flood water to attend school in her village in Bangladesh. Photo: Fabeha Monir/ActionAid

    Why are countries around the world experiencing more floods?

    Posted 25 Nov 2019

    Climate change has increased the frequency and intensity of floods, and other natural weather-related events that we are witnessing around the world.

    Find out how countries can experience both droughts and floods, and how they affect people's resilience and capacity to adapt to disasters.

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