Now available online: Risk Supplement to the Vulnerability Sourcebook in Spanish and Arabic

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The Risk Supplement to the Vulnerability Sourcebook  introduces the IPCC AR5 risk concept and provides guidelines on how to conduct risk assessments using the Vulnerability Sourcebook’s approach. The Supplement is now availaible in Spanish – Suplemento de Riesgo para el Libro de la Vulnerabilidad and Arabic – ملحق المخاطر – التابع لكتاب المصادر الخاص بالقابلية للتأثر.

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