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Economics of adaptation to climate change

World Bank Group.

Economics of adaptation to climate change

Mozambique

by World Bank Group.

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Published by World Bank Group in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-104).

The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 104 p. :
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25163639M
LC Control Number2011344543

CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION ECONOMICS Adaptation Scenarios Factsheet Series, Factsheet 6 of 7 THE LONG-TERM ADAPTATION SCENARIOS FLAGSHIP RESEARCH PROGRAMME (LTAS) FOR SOUTH AFRICA The LTAS (April – June ) aims to respond to the South African National Climate Change Response White Paper (). The economics of climate adaptation: concepts and application Adapting to climate change presents unique challenges for economists in terms of how the problems can be framed and analysed. In this workshop, we will examine a range of ways in which economics has recently been applied to .

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC): , Climate Change Economics and Social Dimensions of Climate Change, The Contribution of Working Group III to the Second Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [J. Bruce, H. Lee, and E. Haîtes, eds.]. Cambridge University Press, by: The capacity building Programme on the Economics of Climate Change Adaptation (ECCA) in Asia is a cooperative effort between UNDP, the USAID ADAPT Asia-Pacific Project, the Asian Development Bank, the Global Water Partnership and Yale University. The ECCA programme, launched in , resulted from a regional consensus on the need to build governments’ capacity in.

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