WHO SUFFERS MOST FROM EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS?

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thirsty 4d answer? check out d briefing paper:

GLOBAL CLIMATE RISK INDEX 2011
WEATHER-RELATED LOSS EVENTS IN 2009 AND 1990 TO 2009
by Sven Harmeling

according 2d report:

The ten most impacted countries from 1990-2009 were:

1. Bangladesh
2. Myanmar
3. Honduras
4. Nicaragua
5. Vietnam
6. Haiti
7. Philippines
8. Dominican Republic
9. Mongolia
10. Tajikistan

click here 2download d pdf file (GLOBAL CLIMATE RISK INDEX 2011):

cri2011

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6th (of d six) global warming skeptic who changed his mind

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Stu Ostro, Weather Channel senior meteorologist


A recent survey found that many meteorologists and TV weathercasters are skeptical (or even “cynical”) about anthropogenic global warming (AGW), and Ostro¬†used to fit in that camp. Now he regularly explains the connection between man-made climate change and the extreme weather roiling the world.
Before quote: Large swings in temperature “happened long before humans had a chance to influence the environment, [and] typically occurred within a 10-year period, indicating that drastic climate change can occur through natural means, and quickly.” (1999)
After quote: “When it comes to skepticism about AGW, you could say I have street cred,” but “it could be said that I ‘converted’ and became a ‘believer.'” (2010)