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Explore the overview for a general context of how vulnerable and resilient Kazakhstan is to climate change. Explore climate impact and vulnerability by sector. View the results of the Climate Risk and Vulnerability Assessment for Kazakhstan. Explore the various options for climate adaptation in key sectors.

Climate Change Related Geographic Exposure

From east to west the geographic sensitivity is increasing with West Kazakhstan, Atyrau, Aktobe and parts of Kostanay having the highest sensitivity. The gap between soil productivity and soil moisture may indicate influence of land degradation. This appears in the northwest of the country and a zone in the foreland of the Tien Shan mountains in Almaty, Zhambyl and Turkestan provinces.


Climate Geographic Sensitivity Map