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Climate change in developing countries : results from the Netherlands climate change studies assistance programme

Author: M A van Drunen; R Lasage; C Dorland
Publisher: Wallingford : CABI, 2006.
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This book provides a comprehensive information source on The Netherlands Climatic Change Studies Assistance Programme (NCCSAP) and describes the achievements and experiences in the countries involved, i.e., Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Ghana, Kazakhstan, Mali, Mongolia, Senegal, Suriname, Vietnam, Yemen and Zimbabwe. The NCCSAP was launched in 1996 and aims to help developing countries to prepare their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Climate change in developing countries.
Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., ©2006
(DLC) 2005031191
(OCoLC)62281491
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M A van Drunen; R Lasage; C Dorland
ISBN: 184593105X 9781845931056
OCLC Number: 144618683
Description: 1 online resource (x, 190 pages)
Contents: Preface; 1. Introduction and NCCSAP Methodology; 2. Country Experiences and Highlights; 3. Cross-country Syntheses; 4. Evaluation, Lessons Learned and Outlook; Appendix: Questionnaire Results; References; Index.
Responsibility: edited by M.A. van Drunen, R. Lasage and C. Dorland.

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Presents an overview of the studies conducted by the Netherlands Climate Change Studies Assistance programme. The programme was set up in recognition of the need for developing countries, in  Read more...

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