Nepal is prone to landslides, particularly during the monsoons. Amriso is a tall and fast-growing indigenous grass plant that can help to prevent erosion and mudslides. Farmers can also use amriso as animal fodder and to make brooms.
Monsoons in southern India have devastated the state of Kerala, with 120,000 people forced to leave their homes. The seasonal floods are essential for water replenishment, but kill hundreds every year.
In Kenya, floods and landslides killed around 100 people and displaced nearly 300,000 between March and May 2018. Smallholder farmers along the Upper Tana River basin are now investing in bamboo trees to curb floods.
Having fled deadly violence, over a million Rohingya refugees live in sprawling camps in Bangladesh. DW gained exclusive access to the remote, cyclone-prone island where the government intends to relocate them.
Bangladesh is one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change. Extreme weather events there have already been wreaking havoc on the people there. They're also causing a shift in migration and poverty patterns.
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