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Aligning disaster risk reduction and climate change ...

Aligning disaster risk reduction and climate change ...

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Aligning disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the post-COP26 era. The latest report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that human activity . contributes unequivocally to global warming and climate change. 1. Climate change, in turn, drives the current increase in weather extremes and climate-

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National Climate Change Action Plan 2018 - 2022

National Climate Change Action Plan 2018 - 2022

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The National Climate Change Action Plan (NCCAP), 2018-2022, is a five-year plan that helps Kenya adapt to climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Climate Change Act, 2016 requires the Government to develop action plans to guide the mainstreaming of climate change into sector functions (See Box 1).

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Section 5.3: Climate change - United Nations

Section 5.3: Climate change - United Nations

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5.3 Climate change 1 The Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC has affirmed that climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time.1 Climate change is a change of climate which is attributed directly or indirectly to human activity that alters the composition of the global

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Th e impact of climate change in Africa - ETH Z

Th e impact of climate change in Africa - ETH Z

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climate change, water and food security, confl icts, and development. It also argues that there is a need for climate change information in Africa and reviews the status of international climate agreements related to adaptation, mitigation and compensation. In addition, the paper argues that even if climate change by its nature

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Accounting for the Effects of Climate Change - GOV.UK

Accounting for the Effects of Climate Change - GOV.UK

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incorporating climate change risks into the baseline and sensitivity analysis (5.2) as well as practical guidance on proportionate climate resilient appraisal (5.3). A climate resilient appraisal example is provided in Annex A. The guidance also provides useful links for further information on climate change adaptation in Annex B.

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ECOLOGICAL IMPACTS OF CLIMATE - National Academies …

ECOLOGICAL IMPACTS OF CLIMATE - National Academies …

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Adapted from Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Working Group 1 Contribution to the 4th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Figure SPM.5. Cambridge University Press. Both the amount and speed of change are important. Climate change in the current era is expected to be exceedingly rapid--

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Understanding Human Rights and Climate Change1

Understanding Human Rights and Climate Change1

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Sep 07, 2015 · current and future negative human rights impacts of climate change. 2. To ensure that all persons have the necessary capacity to adapt to climate change: States must ensure that appropriate adaptation measures are taken to protect and fulfil the rights of all persons, particularly those most endangered by the negative impacts of climate change

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Understanding Climate Change - Fraser Institute

Understanding Climate Change - Fraser Institute

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Students have different ideas about climate change that they gather from various sources, not all of which have made conclusions based on proper scientific methods. Some students may believe that climate change is the result of human activity (i.e., that it is “anthropogenic”). Oth-ers may believe that climate change is a natural phenomenon.

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PHILIPPINE Climate Change

PHILIPPINE Climate Change

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8 8 8 8 8 8 9 10 10. iv 2.6 Global Climate Projections 2.6.1 Temperature 2.6.2 Atmosphere: Water Cycle ... 3.8 References CHAPTER 4. HISTORICAL CHANGES IN PHILIPPINE CLIMATE ... aiming to creatively educate and empower the pub-lic, especially the youth, about climate change in collaboration with other organizations. ...

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Differentiated impacts of climate change on women and …

Differentiated impacts of climate change on women and …

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Gender and climate change Differentiated impacts of climate change on women and men; the integration of gender considerations in climate policies, ... Costa Rica, India, Kenya, the Philippines, South Africa and 12 observer organizations. 5. The submissions contained information on experiences, projects and programmes related to a number of ...

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Lloyd’s emerging risk report 2022 Shifting powers: Climate ...

Lloyd’s emerging risk report 2022 Shifting powers: Climate ...

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Century, intense and continuous international negotiations on climate change have performed the vital function, albeit incrementally, of laying the foundations of today’s climate diplomacy. – Montreal Protocol, 1987. Though not directly intended to address climate change, the Montreal

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Zimbabwe Meteorological Services Department - ITU

Zimbabwe Meteorological Services Department - ITU

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What is Climate Change? Climate change is any long-term significant permanent change in the “average weather” of a given area/ region. Average weather may include average temperature, precipitation, wind and pressure patterns. It involves changes in the average state of the atmosphere over duration ranging from decades to millions of years.

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TROPICAL CYCLONES AND CLIMATE CHANGE: FACTSHEET

TROPICAL CYCLONES AND CLIMATE CHANGE: FACTSHEET

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IPCC (2013) Summary for Policymakers. In: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Stocker TF, Qin D, Plattner G-K, Tignor M, Allen SK, Boschung J, Nauels A, Xia Y, Bex V and Midgley PM (eds.)]. Cambridge

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Implications for US National Security of Anticipated ...

Implications for US National Security of Anticipated ...

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In the Intelligence Community’s (IC) analysis of the possible impacts of climate change on national security over the next 20 years, the IC takes as a scientific baseline the reports produced by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the international body responsible for assessing the science related to climate change.

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Impacts of Climate Change on the Environment

Impacts of Climate Change on the Environment

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• In December 2009, The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP15) in Copenhagen ended with an agreement, The Copenhagen Accord, which recognizes the importance of a two-degree increase in global temperatures for staving off the worst effects of climate change. • According to The Copenhagen Accord, developed

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Technical Summary - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate …

Technical Summary - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate

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change, mitigate climate change, and ensure food security for generations to come. TS.5 (Chapter 5) focuses on food security, with an assessment of the risks and opportunities that climate change presents to food systems. It considers how mitigation and adaptation can contribute to both human and planetary health. TS.6

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS ADVANCING CLIMATE JUSTICE AND ...

CALL FOR PROPOSALS ADVANCING CLIMATE JUSTICE AND ...

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To address the climate crisis, we need political will from member states. For African countries, climate financing remains a priority to address the challenges emerging from this crisis. The interlinkage between natural resources and the impacts of climate change are central to people’s lives and livelihoods in Southern Africa.

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energy sectors and Delegated Regulation (EU) 2021/2178 as …

energy sectors and Delegated Regulation (EU) 2021/2178 as …

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activities qualify as contributing substantially to climate change mitigation or climate change ... namely the report by the Joint Research Centre, ... criteria in line with the Commission's legislative proposals of May 2018 and taking into account the …

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The UN Security Council and Climate Change

The UN Security Council and Climate Change

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The best way to avert the worst security impacts of climate change lies in significantly reducing global carbon emissions. As the UNFCCC is the primary vehicle through which such efforts ... (P5) – the United States, China and Russia – are among the world’s largest emitters”. 2. Mach, Katharine J., Caroline M. Kraan, W. Neil Adger ...

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Adapting to Climate Change: Analysing the Role of …

Adapting to Climate Change: Analysing the Role of …

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for discussion with the wider academic, business and policy-making community. It is pertinent that this first paper, Adapting to Climate Change: Analysing the Role of Government, addresses an issue that is rapidly rising on the policy agenda. While there is a great deal of analysis on

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2021 Climate Change Resilience Report - Chevron …

2021 Climate Change Resilience Report - Chevron

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Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change AR5 Representative Concentration Pathway 8.5 that models a hypothetical upper bound of physical risks. We believe the likelihood of either scenario is remote and do not rely on either scenario in our current business planning. success in a lower carbon future

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What Climate Change Means for Michigan

What Climate Change Means for Michigan

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southeastern Michigan, much of which ended up in Lake St. Clair and eventually Lake Erie. More severe rainstorms could also cause sewers in Milwaukee and Chicago to overflow into Lake Michigan more often, which could pollute beaches in Michigan. One advantage of climate change is that warmer winters reduce the

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What Climate Change Means for Louisiana

What Climate Change Means for Louisiana

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August 2016 EPA 430-F-16-020. What Climate Change . Means for . Louisiana. In the coming decades, Luisianao. ll become warmer, and both wi floods and droughts may become more severe. Unlike most of the nation, Louisiana did not become warmer during the last century. But soils have become drier, annual rainfall has increased, more

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IPCC FACTSHEET What is the IPCC?

IPCC FACTSHEET What is the IPCC?

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with regular assessments of the scientific basis of climate change, its impacts and future risks, and options for adaptation and mitigation. IPCC assessments provide a scientific basis for governments at all levels to develop climate related policies, and they underlie negotiations at the UN Climate Conference – the United Nations Framework

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Sustainable Development and 06 Climate Change

Sustainable Development and 06 Climate Change

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SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities SDG 4: Quality Education SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production SDG 5: Gender Equality SDG 13: Climate Action SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation SDG 14: Life Below Water (calculated only for the nine coastal states – Gujarat, Maharashtra,

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Weather Climate Society Final Paper - Old Dominion University

Weather Climate Society Final Paper - Old Dominion University

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Climate change is rising sea levels for areas similar to the Philippine Islands; with sea level rising adds vulnerability to typhoons for the Philippines. Increasing water temperatures and decreasing area between developed farm land and housing and sea create more favorable conditions to the typhoons hitting the Philippines from the Pacific Ocean.

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NEWS RELEASE South Africa’s Covid-19 Response Gets a …

NEWS RELEASE South Africa’s Covid-19 Response Gets a …

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It further supports South Africa’s commitment to climate change. “The World Bank budget support is coming at a critical time for us and will contribute towards addressing the financing gap stemming from additional spending in response to the COVID-19 crisis,” says Dondo Mogajane, Director-General of National Treasury of South Africa.

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SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA MULTI-ANNUAL INDICATIVE …

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA MULTI-ANNUAL INDICATIVE …

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The Sub-Saharan African region also includes six insular states, most of them being small island developing states (SIDS). These SIDS have different degrees of economic development but they are all prone to climate change consequences and 6 African Union: “Agenda 2063 –The Africa We Want”, Final Edition, April 2015.

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BIODIVERSITY AND THE 2030 AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE …

BIODIVERSITY AND THE 2030 AGENDA FOR SUSTAINABLE

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The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, agreed by the 193 States Members of the United Nations, sets ... Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts 2, 5, 10, 14, 15, 17 14. Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable

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気候変動 2013 - data.jma.go.jp

気候変動 2013 - data.jma.go.jp

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This translation of Summary for Policymakers of the IPCC Report "Climate Change 2013 - The Physical Science Basis" is therefore not an official translation by the IPCC. It has been provided by the Japan Meteorological Agency with the aim of reflecting in the most accurate way the language used in the original text.

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Flood Disaster Management in South Africa - IntechOpen

Flood Disaster Management in South Africa - IntechOpen

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given year can be calculated at 83.3 %. In the context of climate change, the above mentioned facts pose problems in disaster management. Therefore the current legislative framework, examples of responses to recent disaster and suggestions for improvement in flood disaster management are presented in this paper. 2.

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Smallholder Agriculture and Market Participation

Smallholder Agriculture and Market Participation

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Production and commercialization of oilseeds in Peru 139 Project context 139 Findings 140 Conclusions 145 ... climate change. A glance at the Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by the international community in 2015 and set as targets for 2030, will confirm that agriculture is linked to many ... and livestock which fit into the home economy ...

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ettin the aenda in research Comment

ettin the aenda in research Comment

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tect biodiversity and mitigate climate change 3. Quantifying nature’s role ... Forests, grasslands and more Forests, wetlands and more PROTECT MANAGE RESTORE Underlying data are in Supplementary information, Table S1. ... plantation forestry — growing trees of a lim-

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13. CLIMATE CHANGE - Western Cape

13. CLIMATE CHANGE - Western Cape

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part of the country by means of a procession of cold fronts, when the westerly waves shift northward. Dry conditions are attributed to variations in the westerly wave and high pressure cells‟ positions annually. Mountain ranges stretching north-south along the west coast and east-west in the south act as orographic barriers.

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CARREFOUR GROUP Sustainability

CARREFOUR GROUP Sustainability

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welfare policy deployed in all countries by 2025 - Guarantee the transparency and ... RobecoSAM 74 74 68 (2) 69 73 77 MSCI A A A AA AA Sustainalytics -75 74 70 Vigeo Eiris 55 67 - A1+ (3) 68 67 ... 2.5. CLIMATE CHANGE $ Context and …

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An Analysis of Forestry Carbon ... - Ohio State University

An Analysis of Forestry Carbon ... - Ohio State University

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Climate Change suggest that northern forests presently may sequester 3.2 billion tons CO 2 per year currently (IPCC, 2007). Growth in northern forests may offset much of the loss in tropical zones. Efforts to increase these carbon stocks by changing management, increasing

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IMF Country Report No. 22/39 SOUTH AFRICA

IMF Country Report No. 22/39 SOUTH AFRICA

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climate change risks in stress testing and supervision and stronger oversight of the ... and senior officials of the South African Reserve Bank; Deputy Director General Ismail ... further development of recovery and response capability, third -party risk management and greater

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Report: Greenhouse Gas Removal - Royal Society

Report: Greenhouse Gas Removal - Royal Society

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Executive summary In 2015, governments from around the world met to agree a framework that would minimise the negative consequences of climate change. The Paris Agreement sets a goal to limit global average temperature increase to ‘well below 2°C above preindustrial levels’, and to ‘pursue efforts’ to limit it to 1.5°C.

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Climate Change

Climate Change

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4.6.1 Socio-economic Consequences Under Current Climate and Ocean Conditions 4.6.2 Socio-economic Consequences of Projected Climate and Ocean Change 4.7 Adaptation: Practices, Options and Constraints 4.7.1 Current Trends and Proposals of Adaptation to Changes in Climate and Ocean Change 4.7.2 Costs, Limits and Trade-offs in Adaptation

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CLIMATE RESILIENCE - HUD

CLIMATE RESILIENCE - HUD

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U.S. CLIMATE CHANGE TOOLKIT The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit was created in 2014 by a partnership of federal agencies and organizations led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in response to the President’s Climate Action Plan and Executive Order to prepare the nation for the impacts of climate change. It is useful

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Climate Change and Agricultural Insurance in the Asia and ...

Climate Change and Agricultural Insurance in the Asia and ...

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Climate Change and Agricultural Insurance in the ... review existing literature and summarize the projected impact of climate change on agriculture in the Asia and Pacific region; (ii) present findings from recently collected secondary ... hectares of crop have experienced a yield loss of at least 10% from natural disasters every year.

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CLIMATE RESILIENCE ACTION PLAN - Austin, Texas

CLIMATE RESILIENCE ACTION PLAN - Austin, Texas

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climate change trends. Continue climate resilience planning efforts by conducting vulnerability assessments to identity the people and assets most at risk from the impacts of climate change, as well as strategies that will protect people, the local economy, City operations and assets, ecosystems, and community infrastructure.”

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Climate Change Impacts and Risks

Climate Change Impacts and Risks

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Observed and projected climate change impacts. Accelerating climate change hazards have adversely affected the wellbeing of North Americanpopulations and pose substantial risks to the natural, managed, and human systems on which they depend (highconfidence). {ES-Ch14} Even if global warming is limited to 1.5°C, human life, safety, and

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CLIMATE CHANGE AND HUMAN HEALTH

CLIMATE CHANGE AND HUMAN HEALTH

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The LTAS aims to respond to the South African National Climate Change Response White Paper (NCCRP, para 8.8) by developing national and sub-national adaptation scenarios for South Africa under plausible future climate conditions and development pathways. This will be used to inform key decisions in future development and adaptation planning.

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Climate change adaptation in agriculture: practices and ...

Climate change adaptation in agriculture: practices and ...

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Energy management Improving energy efficiency, supply of renewable energy and access to modern energy services supports a sustainable future for agriculture under climate change. In the Solar Power As a Remunerative Crop (SPaRC) project in India, farmers generate solar energy for their own needs and also earn an additional source of

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