Ensuring climate information guides long-term development

Many sub-Saharan countries are failing to include climate information in long-term development planning. Ensuring climate-resilient development requires a step change in how medium- to long-term climate information is produced, communicated and utilized in sub-Saharan Africa and elsewhere.

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This research was funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). Additional financial support for P.S. was provided by the Norwegian Research Council.

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Jones, L., Dougill, A., Jones, R. et al. Ensuring climate information guides long-term development. Nature Clim Change 5, 812–814 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate2701

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