The European Union needs to step up prevention actions to reduce the impact of disasters that are amplified by climate change, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Commissioner Christos Stylianides said.

Delivering a keynote speech at the 4th European Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Lisbon on 28 May, Stylianides reminded that climate change causes deaths, displacement and hunger. He noted that climate change also devastates societies, crushing economies and wiping out critical infra...


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