Since global warming to some extent is unavoidable, we must adapt to climate change.
Adaptation entails adjustments in ecological, social, or economic systems in response to actual or expected climatic stimuli and their effects or impacts.
It refers to changes in processes, practices, and structures to moderate potential damages or to benefit from opportunities associated with climate change
- The political heated debate focus on mitigation - actions to decrease the intensity of radiative forcing in order to reduce global warming:
Adaptation vs mitigation: