Commentary: A tale of two cities: Manila and Venice

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Commentary: A tale of two cities: Manila and Venice

OML Center Executive Director Rodel D. Lasco’s commentary on the climate change challenges that Venice faces was published by the Philippine Daily Inquirer on December 2, 2018.

The commentary focuses on Venice’s vulnerability and how it has adapted to flooding, and ponders how Manila will adapt to rising flood waters.

Go to the Philippine Daily Inquirer website to read the commentary.

Read articles on the OML Center’s involvement in the 2018 Climate Change Consciousness Week and the 1st OML Legacy Lectures.

To know more about the Philippine climate and the potential impacts of climate change, visit the OML Center website and check out the State of the Philippine Climate and Philippine Climate Change Assessments.