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Implementing Climate Change Adaptation in Cities and Communities : Integrating Strategies and

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This book analyzes how climate change adaptation can be implemented at the community, regional and national level. Featuring a variety of case studies, it illustrates strategies, initiatives and projects currently being implemented across the world. In addition to the challenges faced by communities, cities and regions seeking to cope with climate change phenomena like floods, droughts and other extreme events, the respective chapters cover topics such as the adaptive capacities of water management organizations, biodiversity conservation, and indigenous and climate change adaptation strategies. The book will appeal to a broad readership, from scholars to policymakers, interested in developing strategies for effectively addressing the impacts of climate change.

Number of Pages: 405
Genre: Business + Money Management, Science, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Economics / General, Human Geography
Series Title: Climate Change Management
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: June 21, 2016
TCIN: 51369095
UPC: 9783319285894
Item Number (DPCI): 248-19-8526
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