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Climate change glossary in Spanish

  • Title in original language:Glosario de cambio climático
  • Organization:Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)
  • Author:José M Villalobos (compiled, translated)
  • Year of publication:2010
  • Country of publication:Mexico
  • Type:Bibliography, catalogue, glossary or list (62 p.)
  • Language:Spanish
  • Audience:Trainers/Teachers/Facilitators
  • Reading level estimate:Educational (post-secondary reading level)
  • Educational usage:Extra-curricular/Informal

This alphabetically ordered, 61 page glossary with definitions, test cases, and real life examples is mostly translated from English and written in Spanish. It is useful for self learning or for teaching to the Hispanic population in USA´s high schools or Colleges.

Done as part of a research linking Climatic Change and Economics.

Dissemination history

  • Scale of distribution: <5,000
  • Strategy: As part of training programme
  • (grade level Ph D - Subject Climate Change Economics)
  • Country:
  • School: Some schools with jurisdiction
  • Community: Single city
  • Setting: Urban/Suburban
  • Recipients: Disaster managers, professionals, government employees, Teachers or instructors
  • Penetration: 5%

Keywords

  • Themes:Climate Change, Economics of DRR, Environment, Food Security & Agriculture, Social Impacts & Resilience, Water
  • Hazards:Cyclone, Drought, Flood, Heat Wave, Land Slide
  • Countries/Regions:United States of America

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/17281

 


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