Perspective from India
This document published by UNDP in 2009 is important document on the Climate Change from India Perspective. Climate change is no more an environmental concern. It has emerged as the biggest developmental challenge for the planet. Its economic impacts, particularly on the poor, make it a major governance issue as well. This collection of articles captures and disseminates some perspectives on climate change from the Indian context. It covers argument on a new climate deal. It highlights the importance of the small-scale industrial sector within climate change India’s known environmentalists, economists and policy makers have put forward the concerns and convictions in this collection. In this document the writers have tried to see climate change in different perspective. As Sunita Narain argues: “There is not much difference between managing a local forest and the global climate. Both are common property resources. What is needed most of all is a property rights framework, which encourages cooperation. The report demystifies the difference between facts and fiction related to Climate change. This collection gives good insight on the link between climate change to overall development. It gives a human face to climate change debate.
|Location||Araria, Arwal, Aurangabad, Banka, Begusarai, Bhagalpur, Bhojpur, Buxar, Darbhanga, East Champaran, Gaya, Gopalganj, Jamui, Jehanabad, Kaimur, Katihar, Khagaria, Kishanganj, Lakhisarai, Madhepura, Madhubani, Monghyr, Muzaffarpur, Nalanda, Nawada, Patna, Purnea, Rohtas, Saharsa, Samastipur, Saran, Sheohar, Shiekhpura, Sitamarhi, Siwan, Supaul, Vaishali, West Champaran,|
|Theme||resilient villages, resilient livelihoods, resilient basic services, resilient critical infrastructure, resilient cities, miscellaneous,|
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