Climate Risk and Vulnerability: A Handbook for Southern Africa

Posted October 16, 2017 at 14:20

The second edition of this handbook, Climate Risk and Vulnerability, was designed to provide decision-makers with up-to-date information, appropriate for country planning, on the impacts and risks of climate change and variability.

The handbook translates the latest climate change information in a manner that is relevant to decisionmakers to build knowledge in the region. The handbook also serves as a reference guide for practitioners within the SADC member states who are currently engaged in impacts research and development of both mitigation and adaption policies and strategies. The content has been produced by a team that comprises climate scientists, social scientists with experience in impacts, vulnerability and adaptation, as well as communications experts.

Read the report here

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