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International perspectives on climate change : Latin America and beyond

Author: Walter Leal Filho; Fátima Alves; Sandra Caeiro; Ulisses Azeiteiro
Publisher: Cham : Springer, ©2014.
Series: Climate change management (Springer (Firm))
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This collected volume deals with emerging issues related to climate variation, climate change and adaptation technologies, with a special focus on Latin American countries. Presenting a variety of adaptation strategies and projects currently being undertaken and implemented, the book showcases how Latin American nations are struggling to meet the challenges of climate change. Latin America as a whole and Central  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Leal Filho; Fátima Alves; Sandra Caeiro; Ulisses Azeiteiro
ISBN: 9783319044897 3319044893
OCLC Number: 875630508
Description: 1 online resource (390 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preface --
Part I: Impacts of Change Impacts in Regions and Geographical Areas --
Part II: The Management of Climate Change Impacts --
Part III: The Role of Policy-Making and the Contribution of Information, Communication and Stakeholders' Involvement.
Series Title: Climate change management (Springer (Firm))
Responsibility: edited by Walter Leal Filho, Fátima Alves, Sandra Caeiro, Ulisses M. Azeiteiro.

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This collected volume deals with emerging issues related to climate variation, climate change and adaptation technologies, with a special focus on Latin American countries.  Read more...

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