How to Adapt to a Changing Climate : Summary For All

Sina Löschke, Katja Mintenbeck, Elvira Poloczanska, Robbert Biesbroek, Sarah R. Cooley, Judy Lawrence, Debora Ley, Mike Morecroft, Johanna Nalau, Anjal Prakash, Chandni Singh, Adelle Thomas, Edmond Totin  | 2022


The report shows that there has been some adaptation progress but also that adaptation cannot prevent all losses and damages, particularly if greenhouse gas emissions are not reduced and global warming continues.

This “Summary for All” presents the report’s key findings on how adaptation can help reduce current climate impacts and prepare for future risks. It also highlights that actions to reduce the risks of climate change, when carefully planned and implemented, have additional and widespread benefits for people and ecosystems.