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ECONADAPT- Toolbox (2017)

Description

Climate change impacts are increasing and becoming widespread. Decision makers need adequate support tools to inform about climate change adaptation actions. Assessments of adaptation actions can provide valuable information on the value, efficiency and feasibility of adaptation projects and strategies. This toolbox provides easy accessible information on the economic assessment of adaptation.

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ECONADAPT is an EC FP7 research project whose purpose is to support adaptation planning though building the knowledge base on the economics of adaptation to climate change and converting this into practical information for decision makers

Keywords

cost benefit estimates, economic evaluation, economic method, policy challenges, policy evaluation, policy implementation

Climate impacts

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

Elements

Adaptation Measures and Actions

Sectors

Agriculture, Biodiversity, Buildings, Coastal areas, Disaster Risk Reduction, Energy, Financial, Forestry, Health, Marine and Fisheries, Transport, Urban, Water management

Geographic characterisation

Global

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