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    From , Feb 2020
    The Jakarta Post
    Title : Jakarta among cities most threatened by rising sea levels, extreme weather: Report
    By : Budi Sutrisno

    [... Global strategic and risk consulting company Verisk Maplecroft reported in its 2020 Environmental Risk Outlook issued that 11 of the 15 cities most at-risk of sinking (as a result of rising sea levels and extreme weather caused by climate change) are Asian cities ...

    Aside from Jakarta, other cities labeled high risk include Guangzhou, Dongguan and Shanghai in China, Ho Chi Minh City, in Vietnam, and Tokyo. Meanwhile, cities outside Asia that face the same risk are Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates; Alexandria, in Egypt; and New York City, in the United States ...]
    Last edited by marcus; 27-03-20, 15:30.