Blog: The devastating reality of climate change in Europe

Following catastrophic flooding in Germany and Belgium last week, Europe’s attention has turned once again to the rapidly growing threat of extreme weather amplified by climate change. But is it doing enough to adapt?

by Claudia Delpero
The destroyed B267 federal highway near Mayschoss in western Germany, on July 23, days after floods caused major damage in the Ahr region. Photo: Christof Stache / AFP via Getty Images
The destroyed B267 federal highway near Mayschoss in western Germany, on July 23, days after floods caused major damage in the Ahr region. Photo: Christof Stache / AFP via Getty Images

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