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Living on the Edge: Saving West Africa Coastal Assets

The communities who have lived on West Africa’s coastal areas for centuries are at the greatest risk of climate change. As sea levels rise, and severe weather events increase in frequency due to climate change, the safety and wellbeing of coastal communities is at peril, with poor and marginalized populations proving most vulnerable. Without concrete measures to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change, West Africa’s development achievements, as well as hopes for continued growth and poverty reduction, will be severely compromised.

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World Bank Group

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jose luis

- Jul 24, 2022
muy bueno

AMJAD

- Mar 23, 2022
great

Anica

- Mar 14, 2022
Very interesting!

Mahaman Mourtala

- Oct 17, 2021
Great!

Mahaman Mourtala

- Oct 17, 2021
Great!

DR. YOGENDRA NATH

- Sep 28, 2021
Interesting.

MOHAMMAD

- Jan 28, 2021
Great!

Mariam

- Dec 1, 2020
very important issue

Anvar

- Mar 28, 2020
Interesting!

Joy Mildred Adhiambo

- Dec 13, 2019
Living on the Edge: Saving West Africa Coastal Assets
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