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Argentina

Climate Risk Country Profile - Argentina

This climate risk profile is intended to serve as a public good to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and...

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Micronesia

Climate Risk Country Profile - Micronesia

KEY MESSAGES The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) have experienced warming of around 0.7°C between 1980 and 2017. Future trends in warming are obscured by the inability of climate models to...

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Cook Islands

Climate Risk Country Profile - Cook Islands

This profile is intended to serve as a public good to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected...

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Mongolia

Climate Risk Country Profile - Mongolia

This profile is intended to serve as public goods to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected...

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Lao PDR

Climate Risk Country Profile - Lao PDR

This profile is intended to serve as a public good to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected...

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Georgia

Climate Risk Country Profile - Georgia

KEY MESSAGES Average temperatures in Georgia have increased steadily since the 1960s and are projected to rise by more than the global average by the end of the 21st century. By the 2090s, the...

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Tuvalu

Climate Risk Country Profile - Tuvalu

KEY MESSAGES • Tuvalu’s island groups have experienced historical warming of around 0.8°C since 1980. • Future trends in warming are obscured by the inability of climate models to accurately simulate...

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Kiribati

Climate Risk Country Profile - Kiribati

KEY MESSAGES • Kiribati’s island groups have experienced historical warming of between 0.1°C–0.2°C per decade since 1950. • Future trends in warming are obscured by the inability of climate models to...

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Uzbekistan

Climate Risk Country Profile - Uzbekistan

FOREWORD Climate change is a major risk to good development outcomes, and the World Bank Group is committed to playing an important role in helping countries integrate climate action into their core...

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Turkmenistan

Climate Risk Country Profile - Turkmenistan

KEY MESSAGES • Average temperatures are projected to rise by 5.1°C in Turkmenistan by the 2090s, relative to the 1986–2005 baseline under the highest emissions pathway (RCP8.5), with the pace of...

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Kazakhstan

Climate Risk Country Profile - Kazakhstan

KEY MESSAGES • Temperatures in Kazakhstan are projected to rise at a faster rate than the global average and faster than most other Asian nations, with potential warming of 5.3°C by the 2090s,...

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Azerbaijan

Climate Risk Country Profile - Azerbaijan

KEY MESSAGES Temperatures in Azerbaijan are projected to rise at a faster rate than the global average, with potential warming of 4.7°C by the 2090s over the 1986–2005 baseline, under the highest...

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Kyrgyzstan

Climate Risk Country Profile - Kyrgyz Republic

KEY MESSAGES The Kyrgyz Republic is projected to experience temperature rises significantly above the global average. Warming over the 1986–2005 baseline period could reach 5.3°C by the 2090s, under...

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Armenia

Climate Risk Country Profile - Armenia

This profile is intended to serve as public goods to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected...

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Indonesia + 2 more

ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update Week 21, 24 - 30 May 2021

REGIONAL SUMMARY: A total of 14 disasters (9 floods, 1 landslide, 3 wind-related, and 1 storm) affected the region in the 21st week of 2021. Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand have reportedly...

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China

Climate Risk Country Profile - China

KEY MESSAGES The projected temperature increase in China due to climate change is expected to be above the global average. The highest emission pathway (RCP8.5) projects an increase of average...

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