Chapter 16

Adaptation opportunities, constraints, and limits

 

Coordinating Lead Authors

Richard Klein

Richard Klein

Stockholm Environment Institute

Sweden

Guy Midgley

Guy Midgley

South African National Biodiversity Institute

South Africa

Benjamin Preston

Benjamin Preston

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

United States

Lead Authors

Mozaharul Alam

Mozaharul Alam

United Nations Environment Programme

Bangladesh

Frans G. H. Berkhout

Frans G. H. Berkhout

King's College London

Netherlands

Kirstin Dow

Kirstin Dow

University of South Carolina

United States

Rebecca Shaw

Rebecca Shaw

Environmental Defense Fund

United States

Review Editors

Habiba Gitay

Habiba Gitay

The World Bank

Australia

James Thurlow

James Thurlow

United Nations University's World Institute for Development Economics Research

South Africa

Volunteer Chapter Scientists

Seraina Buob

Seraina Buob

Stockholm Environment Institute

Switzerland

Adelle Thomas

Adelle Thomas

The College of the Bahamas

Bahamas

Contributing Authors

  • Wouter Botzen – Netherlands
  • Halvard Buhaug – Norway
  • Karl W. Butzer – United States
  • Carina Keskitalo – Sweden
  • Yu’e Li – China
  • Elena Mateescu – Romania
  • Robert Muir-Wood – United Kingdom
  • Johanna Mustelin – Finland / Australia
  • Hannah Reid – United Kingdom
  • Lauren Rickards – Australia
  • Sarshen Scorgie – South Africa
  • Timothy F. Smith – Australia
  • Adelle Thomas – Bahamas
  • Paul Watkiss – United Kingdom
  • Johanna Wolf – Germany / Canada