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The Design Of Climate Institutions: Contributions For The Analysis
(Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 2016)
Governing Climate Change In China And Brazil: Mitigation Strategies
Implementing climate change research at universities: barriers, potential and actions
Many universities around the world have been active centres of climate change research. However, there are a number of barriers to climate change research, stemming both from the nature of the research and the structure ...
Risks and political responses to climate change in Brazilian coastal cities
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis LtdAbingdonInglaterra, 2014)
Is climate change framed as ‘business as usual’ or as a challenging issue? The practitioners’ dilemma
(SAGE Publications Ltd firstname.lastname@example.org, 2016)
© 2016, © The Author(s) 2016. There is growing recognition that routine climate change framing is insufficient for addressing the challenges presented by this change, and that different framings of climate change shape ...
Translating Niche Features: Modeling Differential Exposure of Argentine Reptiles to Global Climate Change
Global climate change affects the distributions of ectotherms and may be the cause of several conservation problems, such as great displacement of climatic suitable spaces for species and, consequently, important reductions ...
A Ricardian Analysis of the Impact of Climate Change on South American Farms
(Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, INIA, 2008)
Changes in Koppen–Trewartha climate classification over South America from RegCM4 projections
The Koppen–Trewartha (K–T) classification is used to investigate the biomes change in the future climate over South America (SA). For the middle (2035–2060) and end (2075–2100) of the 21st century mean ensemble of Regional ...
Report of the fourth Expert Group Meeting of the project: understanding the potential economic impact of climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean: methodological issues in modelling the macroeconomic impacts of climate change in the Caribbean
(ECLAC, Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean, 2015)
A climate change vulnerability index and case study in a Brazilian Coastal City
Coastal areas are highly susceptible to the effects of climate change, particularly to sea-level rise and extreme rainfall events, resulting in increased social and environmental vulnerabilities. In this context, the need ...