Guidance on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change

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Title
Guidance on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change
Author
Year of publication
2009
Publisher
UNECE
URL
http://www.unece.org/index.php?id=11658
IGRAC code
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Document type
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Summary
Water resources are extremely vulnerable to the climate change. Many countries in UNECE region has been negatively affected by “severe impacts from extreme events and disasters”. Transboundary nature of water resources in the region presents shared risks and challenges thus solutions in adaptation need to be coordinated between all states in a transboundary basin.The Guidance provides step-by-step advice for development of adaptation strategies, which would support implemenation by countries of the Water Convention and its Protocol on Water and Health in the context of climate change.
Editor
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Language
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Journal
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Institution
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Regions
  • All countries (Global) (XXX)
Themes
  • Climate (and groundwater)

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