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Assessment of the Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources and Socio-Economic Vulnerability in the Arab Region

Published: 26th May 2011 16:40Last Updated: 14th July 2016 12:37

Arab Region PRELIMINARY Domain

1st RCA4 test simulation; mean annual temperature (1989-91)

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Development Objective

To assess the impact of climate change on freshwater resources in the Arab Region through a consultative and integrated regional initiative that seeks to identify the socio-economic and environmental vulnerability caused by climate change impacts on water resources in the region. The outcomes of the assessment would provide a common platform for addressing and responding to climate change impacts on freshwater resources in the Arab region by serving as the basis for dialogue, priority setting and policy formulation on climate change adaptation at the regional level.