The collection of observations and recommendations in this book will prove invaluable to policy makers in countries that are facing similar threats and looking to build their adaptive capacity to cope with climate change. It will also appeal to academiIt is therefore vulnerable to supply disruptions caused by climate change impacts on food-supplying countries. Food security, especially for the poor and elderly, will be threatened when food prices soar because crops are damaged by extreme weather events. In August 2012, the worst ... in South America. Such events willanbsp;...
|Title||:||Adaptation to Climate Change in Asia|
|Author||:||Sushil Vachani, Jawed Usmani|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2014-05-30|