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Chapter 11: Special Considerations > Linking Risk Reduction and Development - Pg. 655

Chapter 11 · Special Considerations 655 FIGURE 11­3 In Bangkok, Thailand, where the effects of global climate change and sea level rise are already being felt in the form of more prevalent floods, residents have begun to adapt to these conditions. Flooding that would cripple most other cities is now managed without much or any commitment by the emergency services, as people have taken measures to ensure the