Richard Klein is an internationally leading expert on the science and policy of adaptation to climate change, with more than 25 years of experience in original research, science assessment and policy advice.

Richard is Senior Research Fellow at the Stockholm Environment Institute, and Professor of Geography, Climate Policy and Development at Linköping University.

Since 2018 Richard has also served as Director of Science and Innovation of the newly established Global Center on Adaptation, and as Co-Director of Research of the Global Commission on Adaptation. In 2016 Richard received the Burtoni Award in recognition of his work on climate change adaptation.

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Political Corruption in the Arab World

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  • corruption monitoring
  • conflicts of interest
  • conflict of interest
  • political parties
  • anti-corruption
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Sectoral Anti-Corruption Networks and Initiatives

  • anti-corruption networks
  • anti-corruption initiatives

Les promesses de la CNUCC vis-à-vis de la réduction des flux financiers illicites

  • flux financiers illicites
  • cnucc
  • blanchiment
  • cooperation internationale

Liberia: Overview of public procurement

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Corruption risks and mitigation approaches in climate risk insurance

  • climate finance
  • climate change mitigation
  • Climate Investment Funds
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  • insurance

Richard Klein


Stockholm Environmental Institute

Professional Title

Senior Research Fellow



Adaptation Finance; Adaptation Policy; Transparency; Governance

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