Searching with a thematic focus on Climate change mitigation, Climate change
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- DocumentNature [journal], 2015This study estimates temperature effects on GDP growth rates through two pathways: total factor productivity growth and capital depreciation.DocumentWorld Bank, 2015This report focuses on activities that Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) carry out in developing and emerging economies.Document
Climate commitments of subnational actors and business: A quantitative assessment of their emission reduction impactUnited Nations [UN] Environment Programme, 2015This report present a quantitative assessment of the total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions mitigation impact in 2020 of current non-state climate action.DocumentFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2015This book collects the findings of scientists and economists who have taken stock of climate change impacts on food and agriculture at global and regional levels over the past 20 years.DocumentMitigation Action Plans and Scenarios, 2015This research article seeks to address two legal issues in the 2015 international climate change negotiations: the 'legal form' and the 'legal nature'.DocumentEvidence on Demand, 2014This report reviews existing environmental, social and climate safeguard systems developed and adopted by multilateral and bilateral development agencies. The aim of the report is to assess the potential for the UK Department for International Development (DFID) to adopt or rely on these systems.Document
What was the contribution of the Long Term Mitigation Scenario process to South African climate mitigation policy?Mitigation Action Plans and Scenarios, 2015The Long Term Mitigation Scenario (LTMS) process lasted two years and was a combination of modelling and facilitated stakeholder engagement, which provided the South African Cabinet with a set of scenarios describing what the country could do to mitigate climate change.DocumentElsevier, 2011This journal article highlights that agriculture and food security are key sectors for intervention under climate change.DocumentObserver Research Foundation, New Delhi, 2015Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others at the highest political level have outlined in recent statements India's commitment to constructive engagement with the global effort to combat climate change. Taken at face value, these statements indicate that India wants to take a leadership role in addressing climate change.