Beyond 2020: converging crises demand integrated responses: Statement by the RACC International Advisory Committee following the RACC-12 International Forum

Jim Falk, Rita Colwell, Adel El-Beltagy, Peter Gleick, Charles Kennel, Yuan T. Lee, Amy Luers, Cherry Murray, Ismail Serageldin, Kazuhiko Takeuchi, Chiho Watanabe, Tetsuzo Yasunari

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

1 Scopus citations

Abstract

The COVID-19 pandemic illustrates how the impacts of climate change are beginning to converge with other developing challenges with a likely peak with global population, requiring more integrated responses locally, regionally and globally.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)691-693
Number of pages3
JournalSustainability Science
Volume16
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2021
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • Climate change
  • Convergence
  • Integrated responses
  • Sustainability challenges

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Global and Planetary Change
  • Health(social science)
  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Ecology
  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Nature and Landscape Conservation
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Beyond 2020: converging crises demand integrated responses: Statement by the RACC International Advisory Committee following the RACC-12 International Forum'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this