Scientists have long warned climate change will make extreme weather events more frequent.
At least 150 people have died in floods across Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands.
Forest fires are burning through Siberia, and wildfires in Canada and the United States could trigger the fourth heatwave in just a month.
So how should we, and governments, adapt to the new reality?
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom
Tim Forsyth – Professor of Environment and Development, London School of Economics and Political Science.
Emily Boyd – Director, Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies.
Simon Donner – Professor of Climatology, University of British Columbia.
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