UNESCO World Heritage sites (WHS) located in coastal areas are increasingly at risk from coastal hazards due to sea-level rise. A study published in Nature Communications magazine assessed Mediterranean cultural WHS at risk from coastal flooding and erosion under four sea-level rise scenarios until 2100.
Layla Abdel Latif's recent predictions on LBCI have caused a state of anxiety and concern among some people, while others deemed them as no more than illusive statements that would negatively affect the city’s economic and touristic activity. “The city of Tyre will have to deal with new challenges; a massive earthquake will trigger high waves or maybe a plane will crash over the city," Abdel Latif said. “But the residents of Tyre will resist and overcome