Implementing Adaptation Strategies by Legal, Economic and Planning Instruments on Climate Change

ISBN: 978-3-540-77613-0 (Print) 978-3-540-77614-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-11

    Adaptation to Climate Change in the International Climate Change Regime: Challenges and Responses

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    Pages 13-23

    Advancing Forest-Related Adaptation: Options for Adaptation-Oriented REDD+

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    Pages 25-39

    Innovation, Adaptation and Climate Change Law

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    Pages 41-54

    Managing Adaptation: Developing a Learning Infrastructure in the United States’ Federal System

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    Pages 55-82

    Adaptation Strategies in the Netherlands

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    Pages 83-92

    Liability for Damage Caused by Climate Change: A Way to Internalize the Costs of Adaptation?

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    Pages 93-111

    Strategy Development and Risk Management in the Context of Emission Rights Trading

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    Pages 113-147

    The Possibilities and Potential Advantages of the Life Cycle Assessment in the Framework of Climate Change Mitigation

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    Pages 149-164

    Framework for Analysing Institutional Capacity for Wetland Management: The Case of the Gemenc Floodplain

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    Pages 165-185

    Adaptation to Climate Change in Developing Countries: A Need in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria

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    Pages 187-195

    Climate Change Adaptation and Biodiversity Conservation: An Economic Perspective

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    Pages 197-206

    Economic Instruments for Integrating Climate Change Considerations into Development Strategies of Industrial Regions in Ukraine: Experience and Issues

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    Pages 207-217

    Risk Management and Climate Change: A Question of Insurability

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    Pages 219-236

    The Cumulative Impacts of Climate Change on Subsistence Agriculture in the Sudano-Sahel Zone of Cameroon: Enhancing Adaptation Policies

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    Pages 237-254

    Climate Change in Cameroon and Its Impacts on Agriculture

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    Pages 255-277

    Cameroon’s Sustainable Forest Management Initiatives with Potentials for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation

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    Pages 279-304

    The Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) as German Way of a Future-Oriented Energy Policy Change

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    Pages 305-313

    Climate Change Effects on Agriculture and Water Resources Availability in Syria

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    Pages 315-328

    Crowdsourcing and Climate Change: Applications of Collaborative Information Systems for Monitoring and Response

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    Pages 329-340

    Beside Adaptation: Concepts for the Future