Risks of Coastal Storm Surge and the Effect of Sea Level Rise in the Red River Delta, Vietnam
AbstractThis paper considers the impact of sea level rise and storm surge on the Red River delta region of Vietnam an area already known to be highly vulnerable to coastal risks. By combining a range of sea level rise scenarios for 2050 with the simulated storm s
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sea level rise; storm surge; tropical cyclone risk; flood risk; South East Asia;
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- Peter Chaudhry and Greet Ruysschaert, 2007. "Climate Change and Human Development in Viet Nam," Human Development Occasional Papers (1992-2007) HDOCPA-2007-46, Human Development Report Office (HDRO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
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- World Bank, 2009. "Convenient Solutions to an Inconvenient Truth : Ecosystem-based Approaches to Climate Change," World Bank Other Operational Studies 3062, The World Bank.
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