Climate Change, Coming Soon to a Court Near You: Report Series Purpose and Introduction to Climate Science

Publication | December 2020

Report 1 guides readers through some of the basics about climate change as a defining challenge of our time. It further explains how judges from Asia and the Pacific contribute to climate governance and litigation.

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Without urgent climate action, humanity faces a world that cannot sustain civilization as we know it. People around the globe are demanding action, some with climate litigation. This report is the first in a four-part series that ADB produced in recognition of the inevitability of increased litigation in the era of climate change.

Contents 

  • Executive Summary
  • Report Series Rationale
  • Introduction to Climate Change
  • Conclusion

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Climate change
  • Strengthening policies, governance, and capacities
  • Environment
  • Governance and public sector management
Pages
  • 74
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TCS200346-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9262-498-9 (print)
  • 978-92-9262-499-6 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9262-500-9 (ebook)

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