Introducing Climate Services and Their Applications

  • Walter Leal FilhoEmail author
Part of the Climate Change Management book series (CCM)


This introductory chapter defines climate services and outlines their nature, as processes which deliver climate information to a wide range of users. It also describes some application and the barriers experienced in the dissemination of climate services, and introduces the chapters of this book.


Climate services Adaptation Applications Barriers 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Life SciencesResearch and Transfer Centre “Sustainable Development and Climate Change Management”, Hamburg University of Applied SciencesHamburgGermany

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