Topic archives: climate change policy

How to get poverty-stricken communities to adapt to climate change

April 19, 2012 1

Because the truth is, although the impact of climate change will be felt by all, the extremes will hit some harder than others. The irony is that the people and communities least responsible for the greenhouse gas emissions will bear the brunt of the impacts. While this is in part due to geography, the overwhelming reason is poverty.