• About Climate Change Adaptation in Europe

    About Climate Change Adaptation in Europe

    The European Climate Adaptation Platform (Climate-ADAPT) aims to support Europe in adapting to climate changeIt is an initiative of the European Commission and helps users to access and share information on:

    • Expected climate change in Europe
    • Current and future vulnerability of regions and sectors
    • National and transnational adaptation strategies
    • Adaptation case studies and potential adaptation options
    • Tools that support adaptation planning

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  • Climate-ADAPT quick guidance

    Do you need help to find the information you want on the knowledge platform - Climate-ADAPT? Help is at hand! Use this new guide to learn how.
    The guide is focused around 6 different user groups and sets out navigation 'tips' that link to areas of the site that are particularly relevant for that user. The user groups covered are
    • New users, National or Regional users
    • Transnational users
    • Resilience for Sectors
    • Researchers
    • City users

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  • Ace Item

    RESEARCH FOR AGRI COMMITTEE - THE CONSEQUENCES OF CLIMATE CHANGE FOR EU AGRICULTURE. FOLLOW-UP TO THE COP21 - UN PARIS CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE

    This report reviews and discusses the implications for the agriculture sector of the COP21 UN Paris climate change conference and the recent EU climate policy proposals for 2030. It looks specifically at the role that the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) plays in supporting climate action within th...

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  • Events

    Restoring floodplains and wetlands offer value-for-money solution to river flooding

    Investing in ‘green infrastructure’ like restoring floodplains or wetlands to bolster flood prevention generates more environmental and socio-economic benefits, and lowers the amount of financial investment needed to defend against damaging floods, according to an EEA report.

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  • About Climate Change Adaptation in Europe

    Covenant of Mayors: Promoting local leadership in climate change adaptation and mitigation

    The Covenant of Mayors Initiative has been set up by the European Commission to engage cities in taking action on climate change adaptation and mitigation. It provides a platform to support adaptation measures, networking and public awareness at the local level where the impacts of climate change will be felt most.

     

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  • Case Study

    Environment-friendly urban street design for decentralized ecological rainwater management in Ober-Grafendorf, Lower Austria

    The municipality of Ober-Grafendorf is located at an elevation of 280 m in a typical pre-Alpine landscape in the Mostviertel region in the western part of the Austrian province Lower Austria. With 4,612 inhabitants on a municipal territory of 24.6 km 2 , Ober-Grafendorf has a population size only s...

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EU Sector Policies

EU Funding and Adaptation

Life Climate Action ESI funds H2020

Life Climate Action

ESI funds

H2020

EU Climate Policy

EC Climate Action EEA Climate Change topic
EC Climate Action EEA Climate Change topic