Potential Implications of Climate Change for the Coastal Resources of Pacific Island Developing Countries and Potential Legal and Policy Responses
Harvard Asia-Pacific Review, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 4-7, 2006
10 Pages Posted: 17 Sep 2006
The article examines the potential impacts of climate change on coastal resources of Pacific Island Developing Counties and the responses of key institutions at the international level including the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the Kyoto Protocol, and the GEF. The article also suggests ways to improve adaptation and mitigation responses.
Keywords: Climate change, small island states, Pacific, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
JEL Classification: K32, K33
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