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Analyses of the Effects of Global Change on Human health and Welfare and Human Systems

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The CCSP’s guiding vision is to provide the Nation and the global community with the science-based knowledge needed to manage the risks and capture the opportunities associated with climate and related environmental changes. This Synthesis and Assessment Product (SAP), "Analyses of the Effects of Global Change on Human Health and Welfare and Human Systems" is part of a series of 21 SAPs produced by the CCSP aimed at providing current assessments of climate change science to inform public debate, policy, and operational decisions. Specifically, the purpose of this SAP is to synthesize and communicate the current state of understanding about the characteristics and implications of uncertainty related to climate change and variability to an audience of policymakers, decision makers, and members of the media and general public with an interest in developing a fundamental understanding of the issue. It was developed with broad scientific input and in accordance with the Guidelines for Producing CCSP SAPs, the Information Quality Act (Section 515 of the Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001 (Public Law 106-554)), and the guidelines issued by the Department of Commerce and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration pursuant to Section 515.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-05-07 16:26:16
Alternate Title CCSP 2008
Description Library Holdings.

The CCSP’s guiding vision is to provide the Nation and the global community with the science-based knowledge needed to manage the risks and capture the opportunities associated with climate and related environmental changes. This Synthesis and Assessment Product (SAP), "Analyses of the Effects of Global Change on Human Health and Welfare and Human Systems" is part of a series of 21 SAPs produced by the CCSP aimed at providing current assessments of climate change science to inform public debate, policy, and operational decisions. Specifically, the purpose of this SAP is to synthesize and communicate the current state of understanding about the characteristics and implications of uncertainty related to climate change and variability to an audience of policymakers, decision makers, and members of the media and general public with an interest in developing a fundamental understanding of the issue. It was developed with broad scientific input and in accordance with the Guidelines for Producing CCSP SAPs, the Information Quality Act (Section 515 of the Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001 (Public Law 106-554)), and the guidelines issued by the Department of Commerce and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration pursuant to Section 515.
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Source University of North Texas
Keyword Environmental change, Decision-support resources, Human contributions and responses, Climate, Environmental health
Selector Selection Committee
Date Of Record Creation 2010-05-07 16:17:26
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2010-10-09 19:25:00
Creator Gamble, Janet L., et al.
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-05-07 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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