9 Apr 2014, Upali Newspapers (PVT) LTD
'Climate change is a complex challenge and well-designed policies for adaptation are necessary to face the impacts of it. Adaptation is a dynamic process of adjustment in response to changing conditions of climate. A pragmatic approach towards adaptation policy has to fulfil a few essential steps,' writes Dr Athula Senaratn in The Island and he goes on to elaborate on these steps...
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