What are the consequences of climate change?

The climate is changing rapidly: worldwide temperatures are increasing, and the weather is becoming more and more extreme. These changes are occurring at such a rapid pace that the Earth’s ecosystems cannot sufficiently adapt. Climate change impacts both humanity and nature.

What information is provided on these pages?

The following pages provide more information on the consequences for islanders, e.g., in terms of public health, roads, buildings, and tourism. They also outline the consequences for nature, such as the disappearance of seagrass and coral.