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World Bank Study Warns of Alarming Impact of Sea Level Rise

A World Bank study says a one-metre rise in sea levels from climate change could destroy more than 60 percent of the Caribbean and the broader developing world’s coastal wetlands currently at one-metre or lower elevation.

The study says this will lead to economic losses of about US$630 million annually. Read more…

Learn more about how we’re working to make the Caribbean more climate resilient by perusing The Implementation Plan for “Delivering transformational change 2011-21”.

**Source: Caribbean360


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