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Behind CASCADES: Revealing Sweden’s exposure to trade-related climate risks

In this episode, we discuss trade-related climate risks, focusing on Sweden's exposure to the Brazilian soybean supply chain.


Published on 20 May 2022

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National-level data may disguise underlying vulnerabilities that then go unaddressed by governments. CASCADES researchers at the Stockholm Environment Institute explain how analysis of sector-level data revealed an exposure to transboundary climate risks that policymakers in Sweden would not have detected in official statistics – with important implications for the governance of risk, and of adaptation planning.

  • Magnus Benzie, Research Fellow, Stockholm Environment Institute
  • Frida Lager, Research Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute

Topics: Trade