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Comparative Analysis on Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Plans of 8 Pilot Cities
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Comparative Analysis on Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Plans of 8 Pilot Cities
Choi, Joon-Sung;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this paper is to draw main characteristics of local climate change plans of 8 pilot cities through a serious of comparative analyses. The results of the analyses on the mitigation plans and the adaptation plans are the followings; Firstly, climate change plans have two types of distinctive frameworks. Secondly, vision, objectives, and main strategies are composed of main key words. The key words of mitigation plans are low carbon, GHG, green city, energy, and green growth. Adaptation, ecosystem, healthy, safe, disaster, water are the key words that frequently shown in adaptation plan. Thirdly, the mitigation plans tend to place emphasis on transportation and common area. The adaptation plans tend to weigh on water control and forestry. The main characteristics of both mitigation plans and adaptation plans of 8 pilot cities are summarized and policy implications are suggested.
 Keywords
Climate Change Plan;Mitigation;Adaptation;
 Language
Korean
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