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The second international energy transition conference at the German Foreign Office in March saw politicians and businesspeople coming together to exchange experiences, develop new strategies and above all, take the Paris climate protection agreement seriously.

The publication of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s Fifth Assessment Report has drawn renewed attention to the threat of global warming, writes David Tresilian

Human interference with the climate system is occurring, and climate change poses risks for human and natural systems.

Both domestically and in the context of international negotiations, Germany has long been committed to sustained and ambitious reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, and supports the adaptation activities needed to cope with the changes already occurring in the climate.

The Working Group I (WGI) contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report provides a comprehensive assessment of the physical science basis of climate change in 14 chapters, supported by a number of annexes and supplementary material.

The best remedy against climate change is the mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions. Switching from fossil to renewable energy and increasing energy efficiency are two important paths towards mitigation.

The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID) is funding a new program on climate change adaptation called ‘The Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia’ (CARIAA) which will run until 2019.
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