New publication: Responding to adaptation emergencies

Jim W. Hall, Frans Berkhout & Rowan Douglas (2014) Responding to adaptation emergencies Nature Climate Change 5, 6–7 doi:10.1038/nclimate2467

Intro.

The impacts of extreme events are triggering action and reaction — sometimes in unexpected ways. Confronted by ‘adaptation emergencies’, the private sector is rapidly innovating climate risk management, but governments must also fulfil their responsibilities.