Integrating Adaptation into Social and Economic Development

Climate change is no longer an obscure concern. Increasingly, the impacts of climate change are being felt around the world. In terms of international policy, the need to integrate adaptation with development is well recognized. In developed and developing countries alike, national governments are building adaptation into their economic and sectoral plans and policies. While progress has been slow, it nevertheless is accelerating.

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