Reviews the knowledge on social vulnerability to climate change in 3 areas (deltas, semi-arid regions and snowpack- or glacier-fed river basins) in Africa, Central Asia and South Asia, using systematic review methods. All 3 areas are characterized by high levels of natural resource dependence, with increasing environmental degradation.
Tucker, J., Daoud, M., Oates, N., Few, R., Conway, D., Mtisi, S., et al. (2014). Social vulnerability in three high-poverty climate change hot spots: What does the climate change literature tell us?. Regional Environmental Change. doi:10.1007/s10113-014-0741-6
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Published 12 November 2014