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  • Learning from Disaster: Chennai Flood Offers a Personal Lesson for Climate Adaptation

    This blog post originally appeared on Insights.

    Today, as negotiators haggle over the details of a climate agreement in Paris, my home town is literally underwater. Chennai has seen 17 days straight of rain, precisely the kind of extreme weather event that experts say will only become more common in a warming world.

    As Indian Adaptation Strategy Head for WRI’s Climate Resilience Practice, I’m in Paris this week for events surrounding negotiations...

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