By Tor Håkon Inderberg, Siri Eriksen, Karen O'Brien, Linda Sygna

Climate swap poses a number of demanding situations to improvement. It impacts lives and livelihoods, infrastructure and associations, in addition to ideals, cultures and identities. there's a becoming acceptance that the social dimensions of vulnerability and variation now have to circulation to the vanguard of improvement rules and practices.

This booklet provides case stories displaying that weather swap is as a lot an issue of improvement as for improvement, with a number of the dangers heavily associated with previous, current and destiny improvement pathways. improvement rules and practices can play a key function in addressing weather swap, however it is necessary to question to what volume such activities and interventions reproduce, instead of handle, the social and political constructions and improvement pathways riding vulnerability. The chapters emphasise that variation is set even more than a collection of initiatives or interventions to minimize particular affects of weather swap; it really is approximately residing with swap whereas additionally reworking the methods that give a contribution to vulnerability within the first position.

This publication can help scholars within the box of weather swap and improvement to make experience of edition as a social method, and it'll offer practitioners, policymakers and researchers operating on the interface among weather switch and improvement with invaluable insights for imminent version as a part of a bigger transformation to sustainability.

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