Climate Change

Climate change is a long-term continuous change, either an increase or decrease, to average weather conditions OR to the range of weather

For example, more frequent and severe/extreme storms.

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Water Resources

Barbados receives significant seasonal rainfall, yet it remains one of the most water-scarce countries in the world.

The limited freshwater storage on the island is a product of topography, geology and land-use.

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Mitigation & Adaptation

Climate change is addressed through two approaches: mitigation, in which greenhouse gas emissions are reduced, and adaptation, in which measures are implemented to reduce the negative impact of climate change.

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Resource Library

To access educational materials related to climate adaptation and mitigation in Barbados, please check out our Resources section.