Top 20 Cities with Billions at Risk from Climate Change: Cities by the Sea – Bloomberg

A study being done by the OECD is tracking cities by the sea and the amount of assets that are vulnerable and at risk.  The value is about $3 trillion and on tally to reach $35 trillion by 2070.

At Bloomberg webiste below, there are lots of nice pictures and statistics about 20 of these cities including Alexandria, Virginia Beach (USA), of course Rotterdam and Amsterdam and including some of the biggest cities in the world, Tokyo Hong Kong, Kolkata.

Top 20 Cities with Billions at Risk from Climate Change: Cities by the Sea – Bloomberg.

As i have already mentioned Victoria and Vancouver have started to develop adaptation strategies and ICLEI and the FCM have started to prepare planning and guidance documents for cities to think and start to adapt for the changing climate.

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