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Model-based assessments for long-term climate strategies

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Many countries are formulating a long-term climate strategy to be submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change by 2020. Model-based, multi-disciplinary assessments can be a key ingredient for informing policy makers and engaging stakeholders in this process.

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  1. Joint Research Centre, European Commission, Seville, Spain

    • Matthias Weitzel
    • , Toon Vandyck
    • , Kimon Keramidas
    • , Stéphane Tchung-Ming
    • , Ana Díaz Vázquez
    •  & Bert Saveyn
  2. International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg, Austria

    • Markus Amann
    •  & Stefan Frank
  3. E3MLab, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece

    • Pantelis Capros
  4. PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, The Hague, The Netherlands

    • Michel den Elzen


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