The UN World Water Assessment Program would like to share with you a number of new publications addressing Water and Climate Change, produced in anticipation of the COP 15 discussions. These new publications draw from the findings of the UN World Water Development Report: Water in a Changing World (2009).
* Briefing Note: The Implications of Climate Change for Water – Highlights on Climate Change from the WWDR3 <http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001863/186317E.pdf> (by Jim Winpenny, for the World Water Assessment Programme, November 2009) [8 pages, PDF 612 KB]
* Special Report: Water and Climate Change – An Overview from the WWDR <http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0018/001863/186318e.pdf> (by Joana Talafre and Friederike Knabe, for the World Water Assessment Programme, November 2009) [28 pages, PDF 2.73 MB]
Additionally, UN-Water presented its key messages on water and climate change as a contribution to COP 15 in the following document:
* UN-Water Key Messages on Climate Change and Water [PDF 314 KB] [http://www.unwater.org/downloads/UNWclimatechange_EN.pdf ]