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Assessing the costs of adaptation to climate change

November 16, 2010

The publication warns that the UN negotiations aimed at tackling climate change are based on substantial underestimates of what it will cost to adapt to its impacts. The real costs of adaptation are likely to be 2-3 times greater than estimates made by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

http://www.iied.org/pubs/display.php?o=11501IIED