With predictions that “around 30 percent of Greece could be threatened with desertification” over the next few decades, scientists have developed an innovative algorithm tool for drought assessment and forecasting that will help to facilitate and prioritise measures designed to help mitigate Greece’s worst future water shortages.
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Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis calls upon fire victims to apply online for financial support and outlines regeneration plans for Evia.
Internal government reshuffle amidst mounting public anger as Greece wildfires, “the largest ecological catastrophe in decades”, now under control and reconstruction begins.
As “all of Greece burns down,” The Chapel of The Virgin Panayia in Evia remains untouched. Meanwhile residents of North Attica are returning to their homes only to find they have been looted.
Mitsotakis: “The steps taken so far by the state on climate change are not enough when you have in front of you a natural phenomenon of such magnitude. If there are even few people who have reservations about whether climate change is real, I call on them to come here and see.”