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CARIBBEAN: Sharing the Pain of Climate Change

Posted on 28 September 2010 by admin

High winds cause up to 90 percent of storm damage in the Caribbean. Credit:maistora/creative commons license.

By Peter Richards*

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Sep 28, 2010 (IPS/TerraViva) – With a recent study warning that the Caribbean could lose six percent of its Gross Domestic Product annually to the ravages of climate change, some experts say that a combination of adaptation funding and risk pooling is the region’s best hope for the future. Continue Reading

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