Boy replanting mangroves, Thailand

Defending against climate change – just down the road from UN meeting

It’s hard to believe that just a few hours' drive from Bangkok, where a key UN meeting on climate change recently took place, the impacts of climate change on coastal communities can be seen so clearly. …  

05 Oct 2009 | Audio

Professor Pitiwong Tantichodok, Director of the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources at the University of Walailak University in the south of Thailand.

Bangkok’s sinking as sea levels rise

Take the motorway south out of Bangkok and within an hour you’ll be in the Bang Khun Thien area. …  

06 Oct 2009 | Audio