Climate change impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa: from physical changes to their social repercussions

  title={Climate change impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa: from physical changes to their social repercussions},
  author={Olivia Serdeczny and Sophie Adams and Florent Baarsch and Dim Coumou and Alexander Robinson and William Hare and Michiel Schaeffer and Mah{\'e} Perrette and Julia Reinhardt},
  journal={Regional Environmental Change},
Abstract The repercussions of climate change will be felt in various ways throughout both natural and human systems in Sub-Saharan Africa. Climate change projections for this region point to a warming trend, particularly in the inland subtropics; frequent occurrence of extreme heat events; increasing aridity; and changes in rainfall—with a particularly pronounced decline in southern Africa and an increase in East Africa. The region could also experience as much as one meter of sea-level rise by… 
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