NGO FORUM FOR PUBLIC HEALTH

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Public Health & Environment Database

The Public Health and Environment Database (PHED) provides information on NGO Forum and our projects, as well as sector information on WatSan, Public Health and the Environment.

General effects on Water Supply & Sanitation sector

Frequent floods – latrines ineffective, damage water supply system, increased disease
Sea level raise – saline water intrusion
Extreme events (cyclones, storm surges) – damage water and sanitation infrastructure
Higher temperature – increased water and vector borne diseases
Erratic rainfall – intense drought

Identified Climate Change hazards and impacts on water supply

Identified Climate Change hazards and impacts on Sanitation

Source : Dr. Tanveer Ahsan, Consultant DevCon.