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- DocumentTyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, 2008Africa’s fresh water resources, which are under pressure, are vital to the support of livelihoods, food security and power generation, as well as growing domestic and industrial needs.DocumentUK Parliament, 2011The continent of Africa is one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change, mostly through the medium of water. The continent has always had unpredictable rainfall and climate patterns which will be made worse by future climate change, leading to serious impacts on continental social and economic development.Document
Rising temperatures, rising tension: climate change and the risk of violent conflict in the Middle EastInternational Institute for Sustainable Development, Winnipeg, 2009Climate models are predicting a hotter, drier and less predictable climate in the Middle East, a region already considered the world's most water-scarce and where, in many places, demand for water already outstrips supply. This report addresses the links between climate change, peace and conflict.DocumentSouth South North, 2006The project takes place in the community of Pintadas, in the Bahia state of Brazil, which is suffering increasingly severe drought impacts linked to climate change.Document
Comprehensive environmental projects: linking adaptation to climate change, sustainable land use, biodiversity conservation and water managementCentre for Development Cooperation Services, Free University, Amsterdam, 2004This report presents an analysis of the synergies between environmental policies and the development of comprehensive environmental projects.