Published 13 Oct 2004
Last modified 13 Apr 2011, 07:16 PM
"Learning to live with risk" is the theme of this year's International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction, celebrated today. Read about the impacts of recent natural disasters and technological accidents in Europe in EEA Environmental issue report 35 , and of current and future climate change in the EEA report Impacts of Europe's changing climate .
Our climate is changing. Scientific evidence shows that the global average temperature is rising, and rainfall patterns are shifting. It also shows that glaciers, Arctic sea-ice and the Greenland ice ...