publication . Doctoral thesis . 2013

Reconstructing Noah’s ark : Integration of climate change adaptation into Swedish public policy

Glaas, Erik;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
  • Publisher: Linköpings universitet, Centrum för klimatpolitisk forskning
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
Due to expected impacts such as flooding, landslides, and biodiversity loss, climate change adaptation has become recognized as an inevitable part of climate change policy and practice. However, our understanding of how to organize the management of adaptation is lacking, and few concrete measures have yet been implemented. Knowledge gaps exist relating to constraints on and opportunities and facilitating factors for adaptation. This study aims to fill such gaps by analyzing how Swedish climate change vulnerability and adaptation management is integrated across issues, sectors, and scales in public policy. The analysis is supported by two interconnected sub-stud...
Subjects
free text keywords: Adaptation; climate change; policy integration; Sweden; vulnerability, Anpassning; klimatförändringar; policyintegrering; Sverige; sårbarhet, Social Sciences, Samhällsvetenskap
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