WB’s data on the vulnerability of Vietnam to SLR

Who ever concerns why WB says Vietnam is the most vulnerable to Sea Level Rise in East Asia can find the answer here http://go.worldbank.org/W23QP0NP40 (2007)

For the detailed data, please search in http://econ.worldbank.org .

(Source: World Bank 2007)

Estimates of the areas of inundation caused by a 1-5 meter sea level rise in Vietnam (WB, 2007)

Also, the WB has ranked VN among the top 12 countries at risk to 6 climate threats here. If you, just like me, ever wonder  why agriculture is the  sixth threat, please read this short analysis.


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