Searching with a thematic focus on Climate change, Climate Change Adaptation in Bolivia, Guyana

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    Defining climate compatible development

    Climate and Development Knowledge Network, 2010
    "Climate compatible development" is development that minimises the harm caused by climate impacts, while maximising the many human development opportunities presented by a low emissions, more resilient, future. Climate change and responses to it are changing patterns of innovation, trade, production, population distribution and risk in complex ways.
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    Adapting to climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean

    id21 Development Research Reporting Service, 2006
    For many years, scientists have been predicting the impact of climate change. In Latin America and the Caribbean, predictions range from water shortages to an increase in the frequency of extreme weather events. The effects of climate change could significantly reduce the ability of ecosystems to operate properly, threatening development projects throughout the region.