Region IV (North America, Central America and the Caribbean)
This region stretches from the far north of Canada all the way to the equator. Also, it includes the rich economies of the USA and Canada, as well as the developing countries in the Carribean, such as Haiti. The main issues from weather and climate impacts are hurricanes, drought and flooding. The agricultural sector as well as transport and tourism are greatly impacted by severe weather and climate events.
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