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This brief aims to help decision-makers across sectors in Myanmar incorporate climate change risks into planning and investment decisions by summarising key messages from a detailed technical analysis of climate change in Myanmar that is released alongside this report.
Specifically, this brief provides climate risk information. It highlights how climate change will affect key sectors, provides on-the-ground examples of how climate risk information is being used by the Myanmar Climate Change Alliance (MCCA) to support local planning, and supports a flexible adaptation approach, providing a range of possible future climates in Myanmar.
The study finds that many interventions will be required to address the risks identified in this brief and associated longer technical report. In general, decision-makers and planners in Myanmar should do the following: