bd40bc7c7a Senior Professor, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University; Visiting Fellow, Honorary Professor, Australia National University, Canberra, and University College, London Isabel Kreisler. Access2healthinfo.wordpress.com. Daraint.org. Visiting Fellow, Institute of Development Studies (IDS) and Research Associate, Overseas Development Institute (ODI), London Carlo Scaramella. Senior Researcher, Climate Change and Energy, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Geneva Randolph Kent. Senior Project Researcher, Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), Copenhagen Joshua Cooper.
President, World Resources Institute, Washington, D.C. Associate Director, Earth Sciences and Climate Change Division, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi Diarmid Cammpbell-Lendrum. Mannava V.K. DARA and the Climate Vulnerable Forum created the Climate Vulnerability Monitor to advance understanding of the growing negative effects of climate change on society and to identify a variety of key options to meet this new challenge.. "Infographics of the Day: Amid Climate Change, Some Countries Luck Out". Recognized fragile or failed states like Afghanistan, Haiti, Myanmar, Sierra Leone, and Somalia are among the worst affected. The report further states that most impacts are highly concentrated on children and the poor with the majority of the death toll is concentrated on children living in Sub-Saharan Africa or South Asia, and that gradual, not sudden, impacts from climate change causes more than 90% of all damage. Over 80% of people at risk from climate-caused desertification reside in high-growth emerging economies such as China and India.. "BBC News - Poorer nations 'need carbon cuts', urges The Maldives". References.