Trade-offs and conflicts between urban climate change mitigation and adaptation measures: A literature review

  title={Trade-offs and conflicts between urban climate change mitigation and adaptation measures: A literature review},
  author={Ayyoob Sharifi},
  journal={Journal of Cleaner Production},
  • Ayyoob Sharifi
  • Published 11 July 2020
  • Business
  • Journal of Cleaner Production
Abstract Many cities around the world are increasingly developing plans and policies for mitigation and adaptation to climate change. These plans and policies are often focused on either mitigation or adaptation. This dichotomized approach can be problematic and result in trade-offs. In other words, efforts aimed at enhancing mitigation (adaptation) may hinder achieving adaptation (mitigation) objectives. Additionally, conflicts may arise as there might be inconsistencies between some… Expand
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