Blog posts tagged to "sea level rise"

  • Family left homeless by Tropical Storm Ketsana (Ondoy) in Manila, Philippines.

    Heading off a climate migration crisis in Asia

    Published on Friday, 03 March 2017

    Only proactive policies can minimize the human displacement caused by climate change.

  • Solar-powered streetlights in Dali, PRC.

    Asia can go 100% renewable

    Published on Monday, 15 February 2016

    Conventional energy seems indispensable, but going 100% renewable isn’t just hypothetical – it is doable, and the best path to a sustainable future.

  • Seafarers training in Tuvalu.

    Small is beautiful, but fragile in the Pacific

    Published on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

    Since beauty can be deceiving, we must take into consideration the root causes of fragility when doing development work in small Pacific island nations like Tuvalu.

  • Devastation caused by Tropical Storm Ketsana (Ondoy) in Manila, Philippines. Photo by Jundio Salvador for ADB’s #Click4Climate contest.

    Blog poll: Disasters seen as Asia’s top climate change threat

    Published on Tuesday, 03 November 2015

    In our October blog poll, we asked readers what they believed was the biggest climate change threat to people in Asia and the Pacific, the world’s most vulnerable region to the effects of climate change.