Draft Principles and Guidelines for Integrating Ecosystem-based Approaches to Adaptation in Project and Policy Design

Human and natural systems are influenced by climate variability and hazards, though the negative impacts are most severely felt in developing countries. Increased climate variability, such as the occurrence of more frequent droughts and storms and more erratic or intense rainfall patterns, is associated with climatic change. Such climate change effects will intensify significantly in the future.

  • Published: June 2011

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