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The Right Climate for Development: why the SDGs must act on climate change


This briefing outlines the findings of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Assessment Review (AR5) that climate change is already affecting poverty reduction and sustainable development. If action is not taken to cut emissions and to support communities to adapt to the changes that they are already experiencing, its impacts will only increase.

Further Information

Collections Climate Change Influence and Impact
Issue Date 2014-09
Format Policy Paper
Rights Holders Practical Action