This technical document includes a risk and vulnerability mapping highlighting the hotspots of current and future climate-related vulnerability in Africa for adaptation planning and knowledge disseminating processes. The mapping is done for the water, agriculture, health, coastal and marine sectors. Some adaptation strategies have been pointed out for the different sectors but an integrated approach has been suggested to minimize the cost of adaptation.

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Organization: UNECA

Topics: Agriculture and Food, Health, Land Use Management, Water, Science, Adaptation, Risk Reduction/Management, Policy Instruments

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2011

Language: English