Davidson Wellstead Stedman-Summary-04-01-Political climate modeling predicting socio-political responses to climate change in the Prairie Provinces

The effectiveness of our efforts to mitigate the effects of
and adapt to climate change will depend upon effective policy
formulation and implementation. If past policy failures are
any indication, however, good policy is not solely a function
of the identification of new needs, in some instances it may
require substantial institutional change.