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Climate change in Canada

Rodney R. White

Climate change in Canada

by Rodney R. White

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Published by Oxford University Press in Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politique gouvernementale,
  • Government policy,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Changements,
  • Climat

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [164]-169) and index.

    StatementRodney White
    SeriesIssues in Canada, Issues in Canada
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.C5 W475 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 174 p. ;
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25090063M
    ISBN 100195430603
    ISBN 109780195430608
    LC Control Number2011499471
    OCLC/WorldCa277067372

    The current National Assessment, Canada in a Changing Climate: Advancing our Knowledge for Action, was launched in Canada’s Changing Climate Report (CCCR), led by Environment and Climate Change Canada, is the first major report of the current National Assessment. It focuses on answering the questions: how has Canada’s climate changed to date, why, and what changes are projected for. Language selection - Natural Resources Canada / Sélection.

    The Bank of Canada has a mandate to “promote the economic and financial welfare of Canada,” primarily through the conduct of monetary policy and promotion of a safe, sound and efficient financial system. Understanding the macroeconomic and financial system impacts of climate change and the transition to a low-carbon economy is therefore a priority for the Bank. The book is based on key contributions from the First International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation ‘Climate Adaptation Futures’, held on the Gold Coast, Australia, in June That three-day meeting of over researchers and practitioners in adaptation from 50 .

    The Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation addresses the scientific, social, political and cultural aspects of climate change in an integrated and coherent way. The multi-volume reference focuses on one of the key aspects of climate change: adaptation and how to handle its impacts on physical.   David Miller is the author of the forthcoming book Solved: How the World’s Great Cities Are Fixing the Climate is director of international diplomacy at the C40 Climate Leadership.


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