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Pakistan Heat Wave: Lessons From Sheltering from a Gathering Storm

The Pakistan heat wave is an unforgiving reminder of the threats and dangers of rising temperatures. During our research in Pakistan through the Sheltering From a Gathering Storm project, we found that these types of heat impacts are likely to increase with climate change and urbanization.

Below is a list of materials that speak to the challenges and potential solution spaces for building resilience to heat.

Highlighted ISET-International resources on heat impacts

Resource 1: Projecting the Likely Rise of Future Heat Impacts Under Climate Change for Selected Urban Locations in South and Southeast Asia

An excerpt from the discussion paper:

“While heat is alre