US Investments in International Climate Research and Applications : reflections on contributions to interdisciplinary climate science and services , development , and adaptation

@inproceedings{Vaughan2014USII,
  title={US Investments in International Climate Research and Applications : reflections on contributions to interdisciplinary climate science and services , development , and adaptation},
  author={Lisa Vaughan and John J. Furlow and W. H. C. Higgins and Claudia Nierenberg and Roger Pulwarty},
  year={2014}
}
Climate variability and change have long posed substantial challenges for social, economic and natural systems throughout the world. Incorporating information about climate fluctuations and their impacts is an increasingly important component of risk management and planning in key socio-economic sectors. Understanding and meeting these challenges through effective risk management strategies that foster preparedness, impact mitigation, and adaptation requires a long-term investment in and… CONTINUE READING