Climate Change Adaptation Policy Guidelines for Agricultural Sector In Malaysia

Asian Journal of Environmental and Disaster Management (ISSN 1793-9240), Vol. 2(4), pp. 463– 469, 2010

7 Pages Posted: 28 Mar 2017

See all articles by Md. Mahmudul Alam

Md. Mahmudul Alam

Universiti Utara Malaysia

Chamhuri Siwar

National University of Malaysia (UKM)

Abul Quasem Al-Amin

​Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN); University of Waterloo

Date Written: 2010

Abstract

Climate Projection shows the impacts of climate change on agricultural sustainability and relevant livelihood sustainability is vulnerable in Malaysia. Here mitigation is necessary but adapting to future risk is more important for immediate and long term action relating to the larger number of stakeholders in local scale. Generally adaptation policy has different levels and approaches that related with different challenges. Several countries have already prepared their adaptation approaches in their own way. Malaysia is on the way to develop its adaptation policy for last couple of years. This paper focuses on few guidelines that need to examine carefully while determining the climatic change adaptation approach for agricultural sector in Malaysia.

Suggested Citation

Alam, Md. Mahmudul and Siwar, Chamhuri and Al-Amin, Abul Quasem, Climate Change Adaptation Policy Guidelines for Agricultural Sector In Malaysia (2010). Asian Journal of Environmental and Disaster Management (ISSN 1793-9240), Vol. 2(4), pp. 463– 469, 2010 , Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2941321

Md. Mahmudul Alam (Contact Author)

Universiti Utara Malaysia ( email )

UUM Sintok
Sintok, Kedah 06010
Malaysia

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Chamhuri Siwar

National University of Malaysia (UKM) ( email )

43600 Bandar Baru Bangi
Bangi, Selangor 06010
Malaysia

Abul Quasem Al-Amin

​Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)

​Institute of Energy Policy and Research (IEPRe)
JALAN IKRAM
KAJANG, 43000
Malaysia
389212383 (Phone)

University of Waterloo ( email )

Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1
Canada

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