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Articles by Ms Ashwini Pai Panandiker

Ms Ashwini Pai Panandiker

INTRODUCTION

There is no single solution that fits all when it comes to tackling the impacts of climate change (CC). It has to be a combination of both mitigation and adaptation measures and is a continuous process. Mitigation looks at...

Ms Ashwini Pai Panandiker

INTRODUCTION

From a climate change perspective, vulnerability refers to how a system copes with the adverse effects of climate change (CC). The world's coastal areas represent only 20% of the available land, but host more than...

Ms Ashwini Pai Panandiker

INTRODUCTION

The Earth's climate is getting warmer, and the signs are seen universally. Rainfall patterns are changing, sea level is rising, snow and ice are melting sooner in the spring. By 2100 AD, global temperature is expected to rise...

Ms Ashwini Pai Panandiker

Introduction

It is often thought that 'climate' and 'weather' are the same, or are interchangeable. There is a difference though, and it relates to a measure in time. Weather refers to conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of...

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