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IPCC Fifth Assessment Report, WGII, Part on Human Settlements, Industry, and Infrastructure. Chapter 8: Urban Areas (2014)

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This chapters of the IPCC 5th Assessment Report focuses on ‘human settlements. It synthesizes the available scientific knowledge on the past and future impacts of climate change on urban areas, resulting vulnerabilities, and adaptation.

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Keywords

past and future impacts, synthesis of scientifid knowledge, urban areas

Climate impacts

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

Elements

Observations and Scenarios, Vulnerability Assessment, Adaptation Measures and Actions, Adaptation Plans and Strategies

Sectors

Urban

Geographic characterisation

Global

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