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Scientific Brief for the LPAA

8 January 2016 - Special issues - By : Vivian DEPOUES, PhD / Cynthia ROSENZWEIG, Chantal PACTEAU, Luc ABBADIE, Somayya ALI IBRAHIM (UCCRN)

Scientific Brief on the implications of local and regional jurisdictions for mitigation and adaptation to climate change:
How can they enhance engagement of their constituents?
State of science and focus on economic and financial tools.

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