29 Apr '13, 7am

Europe must adapt to stay ahead of a changing climate

Europe must adapt to stay ahead of a changing climate

The ‘Adaptation in Europe ’ report describes the policies and some of the measures taken at EU level and by European countries. So far half of the 32 EEA member countries have plans for adaptation, and some have started to take action, although all countries still have a lot of work to do. While global mitigation efforts should continue to aim to limit global temperature increases to 2 °C, the report states that it is necessary to prepare for a greater range of temperature increases and other climate changes. This is needed to properly account for the many uncertainties in climatic and socio-economic projections. An earlier EEA report has shown that climate change is already affecting all regions in Europe , causing a wide range of impacts on society and the environment. Further impacts are expected in the future if no action is taken. Observations show higher average temp...

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