Around the world multiple ECA studies are being implemented by a variety of organizations. Each with different foci at carrying scales, targeting different hazards and assets. As institutional settings and the data environments vary around the world each study faces different challenges. This overview provides you a first glance at the wide array in which ECA studies can be conducted based on their key parameters such as the time horizon, geographical scale, observed hazards and assets.
Central Viet Nam is characterized by rapid urbanization, particularly in small and medium-sized coastal cities. At the same time, the region is facing an increase in precipitation and heavy rainfall events, which, combined with land use changes, result in more frequent and intense flooding.