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Climate Change Causing Heavy Rain in NZ
New Zealand's intense rainfall in 2021 has inundated land areas in the West Coast and Canterbury regions. Climate change is the cause.
Climate Adaptation is Often Overlooked in Government Policies and Efforts
Even if climate mitigation can reduce the impacts of climate change, the consequences are inevitable. Climate adaptation focus is needed.
Psychological Distance and How It Can Hinder Climate Adaptation Support
Psychological distance from climate change issues will make people less likely to address them and support climate adaptation policies.
Climate Change Adaptation in Japan – An example to Asian countries
Japan’s 100-page national climate adaptation plan provides details on how the country will address the challenges of climate change.
Impacts of Climate Change to Transport Infrastructure
Transport infrastructure contributes to climate change, and is also affected by it, says Prof David Levinson of the University of Sydney.
Impacts of Climate Change on Toxicity Redistribution in US Urban Areas
Climate change causes extreme weather events that may compromise wastewater treatment facilities, distributing and redistributing toxic substances.
Climate Change Adaptation Report on European Transport Infrastructure
Climate change is a growing global concern and Europe is not exempted. Transport infrastructure networks need to be resilient.
Transboundary Cooperation Vital to Address Climate Change Impacts in Asia
Transboundary cooperation is needed when dealing with climate change impacts because they can sweep across regions, irrespective of national boundaries.
Climate Change and Land – the IPCC Special Report
Climate change affects the land for food production. Farming impacts the environment. Read the adaptation and mitigation measures the IPCC report presents.