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Climate change and developing countries

N. H. Ravindranath

Climate change and developing countries

by N. H. Ravindranath

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries,
  • Climatic changes -- Government policy -- Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-281) and index.

    Statementby N.H. Ravindranath and Jayant A. Sathaye.
    SeriesAdvances in global change research -- v. 11.
    ContributionsSathaye, Jayant A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC982.5 .R39 2002, QC982.5 .R39 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18177544M
    ISBN 101402001045
    LC Control Number2002027729

    developed countries in climate change, developing countries affected by climate change have opened up for compensation claims, something that is vehemently rejected by developed countries.   In addition, the distributions of Aedes and dengue are favored by high absolute humidity, which increases with high temperatures and rainfall. 26, 27 Climate change is therefore projected to cause important increases in dengue endemic areas both at the global level 28 and within certain developing regions, including China. 29 Again Cited by:

    Bonn Climate Change Conference – SBI's debate on challenges for developing countries (Decision 1/CP, §§26–29) – “Approaches to address loss and damage associated with climate change impacts in developing countries that are particularly vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change to enhance adaptive capacity”.   Five case studies on mitigation actions (MAs) in developing countries illustrate the rich diversity of climate action. Researchers from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and South Africa reflect on what is possible in their Edition: 1st Edition.

    This book is about climate change and its relation to agriculture and rural livelihoods. It starts by providing a basic understanding of climate change science followed by the relation of climate change to agriculture, the impact of which is discussed based on the particular impact of climate change on plant and animal by: 9. Developing countries argue that because of their historical responsibility, developed countries should be the ones to bear the costs of climate change : B. K Tiwari.


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