Africa: The Race to Adapt

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  • 2014•08•11     allAfrica.com

    Excerpt from the article by Jaspreet Kindra:

    Money is simply not going to be enough to help people like Momina, said scientist Koko Warner, section head of environmental migration, social resilience, and adaptation at the UN University. “Whatever the outcome of Paris, IPCC findings indicate that ‘there is no guard rail’ for the earth´s climate systems … “

    The new IPCC assessment finds that “climate change poses a moderate threat for current sustainable development, and a serious threat to sustainable development in the future,” she adds.