Preparing the ground for adaptation Assessing risks and vulnerabilities to climate change Identifying adaptation options Assessing adaptation options Implementation Monitoring and evaluation
Preparing the ground for adaptation

Preparing the ground for adaptation

Step 1 of the Adaptation Support Tool must be understood as introducing key elements important to build the basis for a successful adaptation process. These include the need to obtain and assure high level support, set up adequate coordination mechanisms and clarify roles and responsibilities, explore funding opportunities, identify already available information and increase awareness or understanding of climate change issues.

Guidance and tools

 MEDIATION Toolbox The MEDIATION Toolbox is a structured database of methods and tools that are available to support the assessment of climate change impacts and vulnerability, and adaptation decisi ...
 The Integrated Management for Local Climate Change Response: Capacity Development Package The online tool Integrated Management for Local Climate Change Response consists of guidance papers, training ...

Publications and reports

 Shaping climate-resilient development: a framework for decision-making The aim of this report is to provide decision-makers with a systematic way of answering the following questions. What is the pote ...

City specific information and guidance

 Climate change adaptation by design - a guide for sustainable communities This report shows how adaptation can be integrated into the planning, design and development of new and existing communities i ...