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  • Editorial |

    Policymakers seem ready to take new steps to tackle climate change. Research must draw on lessons from the past to find productive pathways for the future.

  • Comments and Opinion |

    A post-2015 climate agreement will require systematic approaches for tracking adaptation progress across Parties to the UNFCC. A number of steps need to be taken to improve adaptation measurement and reporting.

    • J. D. Ford
    • , L. Berrang-Ford
    • , R. Biesbroek
    • , M. Araos
    • , S. E. Austin
    •  & A. Lesnikowski
  • Comments and Opinion |

    Subnational socio-economic datasets are required if we are to assess the impacts of global environmental changes and to improve adaptation responses. Institutional and community efforts should concentrate on standardization of data collection methodologies, free public access, and geo-referencing.

    • Ilona M. Otto
    • , Anne Biewald
    • , Dim Coumou
    • , Georg Feulner
    • , Claudia Köhler
    • , Thomas Nocke
    • , Anders Blok
    • , Albert Gröber
    • , Sabine Selchow
    • , David Tyfield
    • , Ingrid Volkmer
    • , Hans Joachim Schellnhuber
    •  & Ulrich Beck