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Nathanael, B. and Mendelsohn, J. 2013. Notes on a spatial assessment of the risk of flooding in eastern Caprivi. RAISON (Research and Information Services of Namibia)


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Notes on a spatial assessment of the risk of flooding in eastern Caprivi.

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RAISON was commissioned by WWF (Namibia) to produce a mapped assessment of the vulnerability of eastern Caprivi to flooding with the objective that such an assessment will improve planning. For example, much of flood damage could have been avoided and need for emergency relief measures improved if information on the risk of flooding had been available to plan the location of infrastructure and settlements. This information is particularly important as predictions are that climate change will affect flooding in this region.

Year: 2013

Type: Report

Origin: RAISON

Download: Caprivi flood risk.zip (6.73 mb)


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