Climate Adaptation Gains Momentum, Both Politically and Practically

We see it on the news, in our Facebook feeds, on our weather apps: record-breaking temperatures in the past decade, in 2015, and now again in 2016. Add to that the increasing incidence of extreme droughts, forest fires and storms—and the resulting loss of human lives and livelihoods—and it’s clear that adaptation to climate change has never been more urgent.

Date published: 
May 2016
Author(s): 
Ayesha Dinshaw and Ben Soltoff
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