An aerial view of houses and plantations submerged in floodwaters in Malaysia in 2017. It was Malaysia's worst flooding in decades, forcing more than 100,000 people to flee. Photo: AFP

Climate change in Malaysia: floods, less food, and water shortages – yet its people are complacent

Sea levels and temperatures are rising, but most Malaysians don’t link this to climate change, and even fewer care about the issue. Experts say it’s time the country adapted to a phenomenon that will only grow

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An aerial view of houses and plantations submerged in floodwaters in Malaysia in 2017. It was Malaysia's worst flooding in decades, forcing more than 100,000 people to flee. Photo: AFP
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