• 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

    European perceptions of climate change (EPCC)

    EPCC is a JPI project that aimed to design and conduct a cross-national survey of public perceptions on climate change and energy transition in France, Germany, Norway and UK. This discussion paper provides a detailed overview of the socio-political context in these countries. The socio-political p...

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  • Events

    Climate change adaptation model regions for Austria - KLAR!

    Recently, 23 Austrian regions received funding from the Climate- and Energy funds Austria, to develop a local adaptation strategy and raise awareness for climate adaptation. A service platform has been set up to provide regional climate information, and to advise on adaptation actions. Implementation of adaptation measures will start in Spring 2018.

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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

    Relocation as adaptation to flooding in the Eferdinger Becken, Austria

    The area of the Eferdinger Becken, Upper Austria, is a small area that lies on the Danube. It has no protection against floods with a 100-year return time: the flood-prone area includes about 154 houses that flood regularly. Due to the importance of the retention space for the discharge and the dif...

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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