Food and Water
How Demographics Dictate Vulnerability in Natural Disasters

How Demographics Dictate Vulnerability in Natural Disasters

In recent years, extreme weather events caused enormous damage, especially hydro-meteorological hazards such as floods (e.g., 2002 in Central Europe), tsunamis (e.g., 2004 in the Indian Ocean) and hurricanes (e.g., 2005 Hurricane Katrina in the United States). The...

Flood Water and Society

Flood Water and Society

In this opinion piece, researchers analyze a commonly deployed analytical tool used to think about water in the social sciences: the “hydrosocial cycle”.