VIDEO: Hurricane-hit Grenada braces for expected climate impacts

by Laurie Goering | @lauriegoering | Thomson Reuters Foundation
Tuesday, 23 February 2010 17:11 GMT

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The Caribbean island of Grenada, like other small island developing states, is facing daunting challenges as a result of climate change. This short video looks at hurricane damage on the island and the nation's efforts to prepare itself for coming problems

The Caribbean island of Grenada, like other small island developing states, is facing daunting challenges as a result of climate change. This short video looks at hurricane damage on the island and the nation's efforts to prepare itself for coming problems, including damage to its spice industry and threats to coastal roads and shorelines.

The film is produced by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs' Division for Sustainable Development, in collaboration with the UN Department of Public Information and UN-TV.

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