Climate change and extreme weather events : can developing countries adapt ?

  title={Climate change and extreme weather events : can developing countries adapt ?},
  author={Muhammad M Mirza},
Developing countries are vulnerable to extremes of normal climatic variability, and climate change is likely to increase the frequency and magnitude of some extreme weather events and disasters. Adaptation to climate change is dependent on current adaptive capacity and the development models that are being pursued by developing countries. Various frameworks are available for vulnerability and adaptation (V&A) assessments, and they have both advantages and limitations. Investments in developing… CONTINUE READING
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