Adaptation: The adjustment in natural or human systems in response to actual or expected climatic stimuli or their effects, which moderates harm or exploits beneficial opportunities.
3 Oct 2015, UNNC
Minister of Foreign Affairs for Dominica, Francine Baron, spoke to the UN General Assembly about the recent devastation caused by Tropical Storm Erika and urged the international community to take action on climate change. Ms. Baron also noted the upcoming climate change conference in Paris, saying her country expected all parties to 'heed the warnings of the scientific community and make a serious commitment'...
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