Heat waves in Hanoi: how anticipatory action can help to mitigate a growing urban threat
The threats posed by rising global temperatures are increasing – and increasingly recognized. This briefing examines the role that anticipatory action can play in addressing and mitigating heat waves, drawing on the process followed to implement a forecast-based financing project in Hanoi, Viet Nam. This project was also the first to be implemented in an urban setting and so offers useful lessons for practitioners working in such contexts.
February 06, 2023
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Briefing Sheet / Fact Sheet
Evidence, Lessons Learnt, Urban