This working paper summarises existing work on the costs and benefits of climate change adaptation for the water sector in Africa. It reviews adaptation cost estimates for the continent and the main economic appraisal methods used, then summarises results.

Author names: 
Doczi, Julian
Ross, Ian
Year: 
2014
Publisher: 
Overseas Development Institute
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Doczi, J., & Ross, I. (2014). The economics of climate change adaptation in Africa’s water sector. London: ODI, pp.37.

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