Climate Change Risks In Brazil

byCarlos A. NobreEditorJose A. Marengo, Wagner R. Soares

Hardcover | October 12, 2018

Climate Change Risks In Brazil by Carlos A. Nobre
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This book maps extreme temperature increase under dangerous climate change scenarios in Brazil and their impacts on four key sectors: agriculture, health, biodiversity and energy. The book draws on a careful review of the literature and climate projections, including relative risk estimates. This synthesis summarizes the state-of-the-art knowledge and provides decision-makers with risk analysis tools, to be incorporated in public planning policy, in order to understand climate events which may occur and which may have significant consequences.

 

Carlos Afonso Nobre , holds an Electronic Engineering degree by the Institute for Aeronautic Technology (ITA) and Ph.D. in Meteorology by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology - MIT. He was president of the Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel - CAPES - from the Ministry of Education (MoE). He acted as the...
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Title:Climate Change Risks In BrazilFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:226 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inShipping dimensions:226 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inPublished:October 12, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319928805

ISBN - 13:9783319928807

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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