Friday, June 14, 2024

Topic: Europe flood

Researcher calls out early warning system gridlock amid shocking loss of life

In my PhD research, I study how we can effectively adapt to the consequences of increasing severe weather events under climate change and what can be done to prepare for them and mitigate their impact. One area I’m interested in is early warning systems, or the lack thereof, during extreme weather events, such as the recent floods in western Europe.