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What’s in a Word? Conflicting Interpretations of Vulnerability in Climate Change Research

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Date of publication: 2002-03-01

Associated Organization: CICERO

Themes: Poverty and vulnerability

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Countries: Mozambique

Summary:The paper discusses two competing interpretations of vulnerability in the climate change literature and considers the implications for both research and policy. The paper illustrates the crucial differences in practical consequences of these two approaches through the examples of Norway and Mozambique.

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