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Citation for Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects (Ch 1–20)

IPCC, 2014: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Field, C.B., V.R. Barros, D.J. Dokken, K.J. Mach, M.D. Mastrandrea, T.E. Bilir, M. Chatterjee, K.L. Ebi, Y.O. Estrada, R.C. Genova, B. Girma, E.S. Kissel, A.N. Levy, S. MacCracken, P.R. Mastrandrea, and L.L. White (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA, 1132 pp.

Citation for Part B: Regional Aspects (Ch 21–30)

IPCC, 2014: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part B: Regional Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Barros, V.R., C.B. Field, D.J. Dokken, M.D. Mastrandrea, K.J. Mach, T.E. Bilir, M. Chatterjee, K.L. Ebi, Y.O. Estrada, R.C. Genova, B. Girma, E.S. Kissel, A.N. Levy, S. MacCracken, P.R. Mastrandrea, and L.L. White (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA, 688 pp.

Individual Downloads

(Please also refer to the Errata)

  1. Front Matter Part A (5MB)
  2. Front Matter Part B (0.1MB)
  3. Summary for Policymakers (6.4MB, graphics)
  4. Technical Summary (12.7MB, graphics)
  5. Frequently Asked Questions (0.05MB)
  6. Cross-chapter box compendium (10.5MB, graphics)

Chapters

PART A: GLOBAL AND SECTORAL ASPECTS

Context for the AR5

  1. Point of departure (3.4MB, graphics)
  2. Foundations for decisionmaking (1.0MB, graphics)

Natural and Managed Resources and Systems, and Their Uses

  1. Freshwater resources (5.4MB, graphics)
  2. Terrestrial and inland water systems (10.2MB, graphics)
  3. Coastal systems and low-lying areas (2.5MB, graphics)
  4. Ocean systems (12.0MB, graphics)
    • Supplementary Material (0.4MB)
  5. Food security and food production systems (2.2MB, graphics)

Human Settlements, Industry, and Infrastructure

  1. Urban areas (4.8MB, graphics)
  2. Rural areas (2.0MB, graphics)
  3. Key economic sectors and services (1.2MB, graphics)

Human Health, Well-Being, and Security

  1. Human health: impacts, adaptation, and co-benefits (3.7MB, graphics)
  2. Human security (1.3MB, graphics)
  3. Livelihoods and poverty (2.3MB, graphics)

Adaptation

  1. Adaptation needs and options (0.9MB, graphics)
  2. Adaptation planning and implementation (0.6MB, graphics)
  3. Adaptation opportunities, constraints, and limits (3.1MB, graphics)
  4. Economics of adaptation (1.0MB, graphics)

Multi-Sector Impacts, Risks, Vulnerabilities, and Opportunities

  1. Detection and attribution of observed impacts (2.6MB, graphics)
  2. Emergent risks and key vulnerabilities (2.5MB, graphics)
  3. Climate-resilient pathways: adaptation, mitigation, and sustainable development (1.9MB, graphics)

PART B: REGIONAL ASPECTS

  1. Regional context (7.5MB, graphics)
    • Supplementary Material (6.8MB)

Regional Chapters

  1. Africa (4.9MB, graphics)
  2. Europe (13.1MB, graphics)
    • Supplementary Material (1.0MB)
  3. Asia (3.0MB, graphics)
    • Supplementary Material (5.8MB)
  4. Australasia (5.2MB, graphics)
  5. North America (4.2MB, graphics)
  6. Central and South America (4.4MB, graphics)
  7. Polar Regions (7.1MB, graphics)
  8. Small Islands (3.8MB, graphics)
  9. The Ocean (20.9MB, graphics)
    • Supplementary Material (4.5MB)

Annexes

  1. Authors and Expert Reviewers (0.2MB)
  2. Glossary (0.3MB)
  3. Acronyms (0.05MB)
  4. List of Major IPCC Reports (0.03MB)

Index (0.4MB)

Errata (0.1MB)

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