Blogs Written by Thanh Thanh

Stories from seven years of pioneering climate change resilience building in Vietnam

Stories from the field Author: Thanh Thanh, Anh Tho Nguyen

It is becoming more and more obvious to urban dwellers in Vietnam, especially during the last ten years, that they are facing ever-increasing risks from the impacts of climate change. Vulnerability to climate change is not merely a matter of numbers and figures in the World Bank’s reports, but can be felt acutely in many cases by local Vietnamese people, such as in the devastation caused by intensified and out-of-season floods, droughts, and storms on people’s lives and livelihoods.