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.
31 Aug 2015, ADPC; NASA, United States of America - gov; USAID, United States of America - gov
USAID and NASA today launched 'SERVIR-Mekong,' a project to promote the use of satellite imagery to help Asia’s Lower Mekong region better predict and cope with floods and other natural disasters and increase resilience to the negative effects of climate change. Beth Paige, director of USAID’s for Asia said, 'Already scientists... are beginning to develop tools to build resilience'...
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