The Policy & Practice of Climate Change & Water

Policy Brief | Freshwater and oceans - working together to face climate change

AGWA and SIWI have prepared a policy brief to improve understanding of the linkages between freshwater and oceans when it comes to climate change.

The interface between freshwater and oceans captures the vital development and environmental challenges of our time. Coastal communities and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) face increasing socio-economic and environmental risks as a result of climate change. These risks significantly constrain their ability to achieve a sustainable development; and for some, threaten their territorial integrity, economic viability, and survival at large. View or download the document here. Read More...