Related Research from CCARR Centre
Climate Change and The Bahamas: Information Brief
This brief provides information on the current state of the climate, projected climate change, and its effects on the physical and social environment of The Bahamas. As a small island developing state (SIDS), The Bahamas is among the most vulnerable countries in the world to climate change. A range of climate change hazards – from increased frequency of major hurricanes to sea level rise to changes in rainfall and flooding – all interact to affect people, industries, and the environment with the potential for significant and permanent impact.
Collecting and Using Data on Internally Displaced Persons: An Assessment of The Bahamas and Hurricane Dorian
This report assesses the collection and use of data on IDPs in The Bahamas that were forced from their homes as a result of the 2019 Hurricane Dorian. It is the result of a comprehensive literature review and interviews with key informants from various public, private and non-governmental agencies that collected and used data on IDPs.
Hurricane Dorian Documentaries
Dorian: Rotary Responds
Searching for Survival – Hurricane Dorian Environment Documentary
By: Bahamas National Trust
Hurricane Dorian: One Year Later
By: American RedCross
Mental Health Resources
The Bahamas Psychological Association in collaboration with The Ministry of Health is providing mental health support to those affected by Hurricane Dorian and/or Covid-19.
Resources are offered in both English and Haitian Creole. Find out more on their site: http://bahamaspsych.org/hurricane-dorian/disaster-mental-health-and-psychosocial-services-mhpss