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Adaptation and development

Using sandbags as flood defense against climate change © / Ronald Hudson

This programme studies effective strategies to deal with the unavoidable consequences of climate change. Focusing primarily, but not exclusively, on developing countries, the research analyses climate-friendly forms of development and poverty alleviation, including issues of adaptation finance, adaptation policy and the role of insurance.

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Lead staff

Ana Lopez

Ana Lopez


Judith Rees

Programme lead

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