And we certainly don’t want that to happen, do we.

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It is also the latest reminder of why our attention must now turn with the utmost urgency to prepare for the post-1.5C economy and society we will have, scientists say starting in the 2030s, by embracing deep resilience and engaging in the exciting Climate Adaptation Economy.

Society- and business-altering climate change, therefore, is locked in. As I said in this November 2015 analysis, a month before Paris, companies, governments and families must plan for what is most likely, not for miracles totally unlikely. And today, that means complementing our mitigation efforts with a relentless focus on adaptation and resilience.

Pioneering Deep Climate Adaptability as a business value driver and Adaptation Ambition for faster mainstreaming. Because societies adapt only if companies do.

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