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Annual Report on China’s Response to Climate Change (2017)

Implementing The Paris Agreement

  • Weiguang Wang
  • Yaming Liu
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About this book

Introduction

This book is written by experts from Institute of Urban and Environmental Studies of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and National Climate Center, this book provides an overview of China’s effort to implement the Paris Agreement. In addition to measures put in place to reduce runoff in cities, improve flood risk management, promote decarbonization, and combat desertification, the book also addresses issues such as scientific assessment in relation to climate change, the implications of US domestic climate politics for China-US relations, and China’s emerging leadership role in the post-Paris age. The volume is a must-read for anybody who wants to understand how China’s aggressive climate adaptation policies help shape the country’s growing weight in global climate governance.

Keywords

Climate change Paris Agreement Climate Risk Climate Governance the Belt and Road

Editors and affiliations

  • Weiguang Wang
    • 1
  • Yaming Liu
    • 2
  1. 1.Chinese Academy of Social SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.China Meteorological AdministrationBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-9660-1
  • Copyright Information Social Sciences Academic Press and Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-9659-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-9660-1
  • Series Print ISSN 2363-6866
  • Series Online ISSN 2363-6874
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