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Climate sense / World Meteorological Organization
Bib ID 8078145
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Description [Leicester, U.K.] : Tudor Rose, 2009 
©2009 
288 pages : color illustrations, color maps, color portraits ; 30 cm 
ISBN 9789263110435
9263110433
Summary

This book illustrates the role played by nations and organizations in providing the necessary weather and climate data and products, and describes the contributions of nations towards the implementation of global observing and information systems, research programs and intergovernmental assessments to provide policy-makers with a clear representation of the climate system, including climate variability and change.--Publisher's description.

Partial contents
  • The impacts and implications of climate change and variability
  • Governance and policy
  • Observing, predicting and projecting climate change
  • Risk governance and management
  • Adaptation and mitigation strategies.
 
Notes

"WCC3--climate sense"--Title page verso.

Published on the occasion of World Climate Conference-3 (WCC-3), Geneva, Switzerland, from Aug. 31 to Sept. 4, 2009.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-288).

Subjects Climatic changes.
Other authors/contributors World Meteorological Organization  |  World Climate Conference 2009 : Geneva, Switzerland)

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