Inhaltsangabe zu "Globaler Klima-Risiko-Index 2006"
have been affected by the impacts of weather-related loss events (storms, floods,
droughts etc.). The figures for 2004, the latest available data, as well as those for the
past 20 years show that less developed countries are the most affected. Thus, it is very
likely that global climate change, which is expected to cause changes in extreme
weather events, increasingly threatens many of these countries.