This discussion paper is prepared to provide guidance in discussions for adaptation to climate change through integrated water resources management and green growth to achieve green economy and sustainable development. As such, the target audience of these guidelines includes not only political leaders, decision makers, and thought leaders but also the general public. The intention is to highlight that both green growth and building climate resilience are not only necessities, but are a natural process for sustainable development.
The document can be accessed at the following adress: http://www.unescap.org/esd/publications/water/2012/cma/Climate-Change-Adaptation.pdf
Topics: Science, Adaptation, Mitigation, Green Jobs/Economy, Population Dynamics, COP22 List of UN Publications, Policy Instruments
Type of material: Other
Publication date: 2012