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"Climate change" and vulnerability analysis: poor will become poorer

Ozer, Pierre;
Open Access English
  • Published: 07 Nov 2013
  • Country: Belgium
Abstract
The recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s Fifth Assessment Report (IPCC-AR5) considers new evidence of climate change based on many independent scientific analyses from observations of the climate system, paleoclimate archives, theoretical studies of climate processes and simulations using climate models. “Warming of the climate system is unequivocal, and since the 1950s, many of the observed changes are unprecedented over decades to millennia. The atmosphere and ocean have warmed, the amounts of snow and ice have diminished, sea level has risen, and the concentrations of greenhouse gases have increased”. “Changes in many extreme weather and climate...
Subjects
free text keywords: climate change, vulnerability, impact, : Environmental sciences & ecology [Life sciences], : Sciences de l'environnement & écologie [Sciences du vivant], : Earth sciences & physical geography [Physical, chemical, mathematical & earth Sciences], : Sciences de la terre & géographie physique [Physique, chimie, mathématiques & sciences de la terre]
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