Geography class — Climate graphic of the week: Glacial lakes flood risks rise
Roula Khalaf, Editor of the FT, selects her favourite stories in this weekly newsletter.
This article with suggested questions picked by a teacher is part of the Financial Times free schools access programme. Details/registration here.
Climate change and glaciation
Click to view the article below and then answer the questions:
Describe the data presented in the chart
Outline what glacial lake outburst floods are and why they pose a risk to communities
Many of the countries at risk of glacial outbursts are low or middle income. Discuss how this contributes to global inequality
Alasdair Monteith, Gordonstoun