Rights, Needs and Capacities of Children in a Changing Climate

Children have contributed the least to climate change but are already disproportionately affected by its impacts – the same will apply to future generations of children. Children have a right to adaptation support and a right to participate in decisions and actions which will affect their future. Understanding children’s capacity to participate in decision-making and take adaptive action on climate change – and their value in this process – is crucial to ensuring fair and equitable adaptation policy and programming.

Published 2011-05-09

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Publication year
2009
Author(s)
Seballos, Fran
Format
pdf, 2p.
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© institute of development studies, 2009
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issN 1479-974X

Document Information

Publication year
2009
Author(s)
Seballos, Fran
Format
pdf, 2p.
Rights
© institute of development studies, 2009
Creative Commons License
None
Identifier
issN 1479-974X