A report published last year found that Shanghai, in population terms, is the world’s most at risk city from rising sea levels. Photo: AFP A report published last year found that Shanghai, in population terms, is the world’s most at risk city from rising sea levels. Photo: AFP
A report published last year found that Shanghai, in population terms, is the world’s most at risk city from rising sea levels. Photo: AFP
Climate change

Growth vs the environment ... climate change a challenge for China’s authoritarian system

Low-lying Shanghai is highly vulnerable to global warming, but political considerations often result in short-term thinking

Topic |   Climate change
A report published last year found that Shanghai, in population terms, is the world’s most at risk city from rising sea levels. Photo: AFP A report published last year found that Shanghai, in population terms, is the world’s most at risk city from rising sea levels. Photo: AFP
A report published last year found that Shanghai, in population terms, is the world’s most at risk city from rising sea levels. Photo: AFP
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