Purpose: This conversation presents reflections on heatwaves, vulnerability and adaptation in South Asia. Design/methodology/approach: This is based on the Nordic Asia Podcast on Temperatures on the Rise: Adapting to Heat Extremes in South Asia. Findings: Main themes discussed in this conversation include vulnerability and adaptation, livelihoods and cascading disasters. Originality/value: This conversations adds value to the ongoing discussions on climate justice, loss and damage.

Emmanuel Raju

Associate Professor
University of Copenhagen

Chandni Singh

Senior Research Consultant
Indian Institute for Human Settlements