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IPCC Fifth Assessment report, WGII Chapter 11: Human health: impacts, adaptation, and co-benefits (2014)

Description

This is the chapter on human health in the IPCC 5th Assessment Report. The  chapter synthesizes the scientific knowledge on the direct and indirect health impacts of climate change, underlying causes of population vulnerability, and adaptation measures and limits.

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Keywords

adaptation limits, adaptation measures, causes of population vulnerability, direct and indirect effects, synthesis of scientifc knowledge

Climate impacts

Extreme Temperatures, Flooding, Ice and Snow, Sea Level Rise, Storms, Water Scarcity

Elements

Observations and Scenarios, Vulnerability Assessment

Sectors

Health

Geographic characterisation

Global

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