While acknowledging their diversity, the IPCC…
While acknowledging their diversity, the IPCC Third
Assessment Report (TAR) also noted that small island states
share many similarities (e.g., physical size, proneness to natural disasters and climate extremes, extreme openness of their economies, low adaptive capacity) that enhance their vulnerability and reduce their resilience to climate variability and change.
Available online|(* NB these materials are also available on the workshop CDROM deposited with the IRC NBSAP workshop Nadi, Feb 2009)
Call Number: [EL]
Physical Description: 30 p.
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Modified||15 February 2022|
|Release Date||23 February 2009|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Pacific Region|
|Relevant Countries||Pacific Region|
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