We must learn to live with the butterfly in the storm

Carolinas: as you face and later recover from Florence, let’s think adaptation

So much of our disaster chaos is in the Butterfly Effect

It has always seemed ironic to me, for something as sublimely beautiful as a butterfly to be used as a metaphor for something as ugly and destructive as a natural disaster. But there it is.

The Butterfly Effect.

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Alexander Díaz

Alexander Díaz

Pioneering Deep Climate Adaptability as a business value driver and Adaptation Ambition for faster mainstreaming. Because societies adapt only if companies do.

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