The Adaptation Policy Paradox : the Implementation Deficit of Policies Framed as Climate Change Adaptation

@inproceedings{Dupuis2013TheAP,
  title={The Adaptation Policy Paradox : the Implementation Deficit of Policies Framed as Climate Change Adaptation},
  author={Johann Dupuis and Peter Knoepfel},
  year={2013}
}
The implementation of adaptation policies suffers from barriers and limits; even though adaptation is now set on the political agendas of developed and developing countries, surprisingly few examples of concrete policy realizations are found in comparative assessments. We investigate how the framings of adaptation as a policy problem can relate to tractability issues in implementation. We distinguish three framings of adaptation: climate change adaptation (CCA), climate variability adaptation… CONTINUE READING