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Adapting to climate change in urban areas: the possibilities and constraints in low and middle income nations
Working paper, 118 pages
This paper discusses the possibilities and constraints for adaptation to climate change in urban areas in low- and middle-income nations. These contain a third of the world’s population and a large proportion of the people and economic activities most at risk from sea-level rise and from the heatwaves, storms and floods whose frequency and/or intensity climate change is likely to increase.
Keywords: climate change and cities