Documento: 18572
Título: Climate Change Starterís Guidebook.
Autor: UNESCO; United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
Fuente: París; UNESCO, UNEP; 2011. 69 p. ilus, graf, mapas.
Descriptores: CAMBIO CLIMATICO. EDUCACION. PROGRAMA DE ESTUDIOS. IMPACTOS (CLIMATICOS). SOCIEDAD. RESPUESTA. MITIGACION (REDUCCION O ATENUACION) DEL RIESGO. ADAPTACION. ORGANIZACIONES INTERNACIONALES. -GUIA. MATERIALES DE ENSEÑANZA



   
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Content Guidebook Overview
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  Chapter 1 - The Science of Climate Change  
  What is ‘Climate’?
What causes Climate Change?
What has changed so far?
 
  Chapter 2 - Society and Climate Change  
  Migration -Undermining development and uprooting people?
Poverty -Why are the world’s poorest the most vulnerable?
Health - Will climate change make you sick?
Gender: Are men and women equally affected?
Ethics: Who is responsible, and for what?
 
  Chapter 3 - Responding to Climate Change  
  Mitigation and Adaptation - A two-pronged approach
Mitigation - Ways to reduce GHGs
Mitigation - Policy options to promote reduction
Adaptation - Facing a new reality
The Economy and Economics - Part of the problem and solution
International Responses - Policies at the global level
 
  Chapter 4 - Education and Climate Change  
  Education for Sustainable Development - Taking climate change education beyond science
Education for Mitigation - Changing behaviour for the common good
Education for Adaptation - Learning to deal with local changes
Education for Disaster Risk Reduction - Preparing for the worst
 
  Glossary of Terms Used