Climate Change, Justice and Sustainability: Linking Climate by Ottmar Edenhofer, Johannes Wallacher, Hermann Lotze-Campen,

By Ottmar Edenhofer, Johannes Wallacher, Hermann Lotze-Campen, Michael Reder, Brigitte Knopf, Johannes Müller

Analysing and synthesising immense facts units from a large number of disciplines together with weather technology, economics, hydrology and agricultural learn, this quantity seeks new equipment of mixing weather switch mitigation, model, improvement, and poverty aid in ways in which are potent, effective and equitable. A tenet of the venture is that new alliances of kingdom and non-state area companions are urgently required to set up cooperative responses to the threats posed through weather swap. This quantity deals an essential coverage framework for linking our reaction to this transformation with revolutionary ideas of world justice and sustainable development.

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