Kristie Ebi on recent IPCC Working Group II report on adaptation

Dr. Kristie Ebi, Executive Director of the Technical Support Unit Group II under Working Group II of the International Panel of Climate Change, discusses the recent release of a report, “Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change.” She discusses the history and significance of the report, scientific consensus and how the report may impact policy decisions made at the conference.

Interviewed by Timothy Damon on November 28, 2011, COP 17, Durban, South Africa