About Climate Change Adaptation in Europe
The European Climate Adaptation Platform (Climate-ADAPT) aims to support Europe in adapting to climate change. It is an initiative of the European Commission and helps users to access and share information on:
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...Read more
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...Read more
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.Read more
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.