Climate change is one of the defining issues of our time. Thorough and effective climate change responses draw on the skill-sets of many stakeholders and decision-makers, including municipal, provincial, and federal governments, private sector specialists, industry associations, planners, and health professionals; each stakeholder has a unique and key role to play in helping to mitigate the causes of and adapt to the effects of a changing climate.
The Adaptation Library (www.adaptationlibrary.com) has been expanded! Aside from a fresh faced design, the site now includes products from other leading institutions and countries around the world, with an added focus on forestry and energy specific adaptation resources.
Congratulations to the City of Thunder Bay for recently completing its Climate Adaptation Strategy! This achievement reflects the culmination of the significant amount of research, stakeholder consultation, risk and vulnerability assessments, climate change adaptation action identification and plan development that has taken place over the past several years.
Join ICLEI Canada for an upcoming webinar and information session on the new Great Lakes Climate Change Adaptation Project! This webinar will be a great opportunity for municipalities to learn about the project details, including expected timelines, budgets, how to apply, and more!
Join us in Halifax from September 12-14, 2016 for the Livable Cities Forum!
Check out Making Strides on Community Adaptation - ICLEI Canada's latest publication, which addresses the implementation of climate change adaptation in Canadian municipalities.
We are very pleased to officially launch the updated Adaptation Library, which now includes resources for community, forestry, and energy-related climate adaptation.
Sector-focused case studies that examine indicators from a variety of sectors and assess their ability to contribute to the measurement of adaptation actions both in terms of effectiveness and progress on implementation.