• 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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  • Case Study

    Catchment management approach to flash flood risks in Glasgow

    Normally a shallow river, the White Cart Water was prone to flash flooding. Its water levels can rise by six metres after just 12 hours of rain, which threatened vulnerable Glasgow suburbs downstream. Public awareness o...

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    Climate Policy Info Hub

    The Climate Policy Info Hub offers evidence on climate policy options. It explores impacts and implications of international and EU climate policy for decision-makers in policy, business and civil society. The aim is t...

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  • Events

    2nd World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation (WSCCA-2017)

    Consistent with the need for more cross-sectoral interactions among the various stakeholders, the aims of the conference are to present research findings, exchange information, discuss implementation in practice and disseminate experiences in the field of climate change adaptation with a specific focus on integrative approaches.

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  • About Climate Change Adaptation in Europe

    Mayors Adapt: Promoting urban leadership in adaptation to climate change

    The Covenant of Mayors Initiative on Climate Change Adaptation has been set up by the European Commission to engage cities in taking action on climate change adaptation.

    The initiative, provides a platform for supporting adaptation, networking and public awareness at the local level where the impacts of climate change will be felt the most.

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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

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