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Clim-ATIC Project funding
change adaptation in Europe
change adaptation in Canada
Other relevant EU projects
- The Sea as Our Neighbour: Sustainable Adaptation to
Climate Change in Coastal Communities and Habitats on
Europe’s Northern Periphery
- Community Adaptation and Vulnerability in the Arctic Regions
in Norway. The project focuses on on Norwegian municipalities and how
they are effected by climate change
- Vulnerability and Adapataion to Climate change in the Arctic
- A comprehensive toolbox of good practice spatial planning
processes with particular emphasis on stakeholder participation.
- ESPACE -
adaptation to climate change can be incorporated into the spatial
- (Adaptation and
Mitigation Strategies: supporting European climate policy) is an
integrated research project running from 2006 to 2009 that will lead to
a better understanding of the trade-offs and conflicts that exist
between adaptation and mitigation policies.
WoodHeat - a Northern Periphery Programme funded project
managed by Highland Birchwoods with partners in Scotland, Iceland and
Finland.The project began in October 2004 and concluded in December
2007. The aim of the Northern WoodHeat project was to
encourage the establishment of small and medium scale wood fuel supply
chains optimising benefits to local communities.
exchange and cooperation of; risk prevention and risk management
transnational risk management, the assessment of risks, raising
awareness and supporting adaptation actions on local, regional,
national and transnational levels, improvement of
knowledge to facilitate decision-making and implementation of pilot
activities, and initiating individual adaptation strategies.
- VACCIA (SYKE)
will develop a vulnerability assessment of ecosystem services for
climate change impacts and adaptation. Expected results include
scenario development and derivation, database development, development
and documentation of tools for vulnerability assessment (i.e. provision
of GMES services based on satellite data), and inventories of
(Climate Change: Impacts, Costs and Adaptation in the Baltic Sea Region) is
designed to focus on the most imminent problems that climate change will cause
in the Baltic Sea Region; changes in
the occurrence of floods (river floods as well as storm surges) and sea
level rise caused by climate change as
well as impacts on water availability and quality can be expected
to become imminent. The project will look at the assessment of
the impacts, the development,
appraisal and implementation of adaptation measures (structural ones as
well as organisational and institutional measures), concrete
adaptation measures are going to be tested and implemented.
- AMICA -
The aim of the
European project AMICA is to develop local and regional strategies
which adopt a comprehensive approach to climate change. Climate policy
should be an optimum blend of short- and long-term preventive and
reactive measures, thus reducing future planning risks.
- The CIRCE Integrated
Project, funded under the European Commission's Sixth Framework
Programme, aims to reach this objective, highlighting impacts and
possible adaptation actions of the climate change in the Mediterranean
region, that includes Europe, North Africa and Middle East.
project (Mediterranean Dialogue on Integrated Water Management,
Contract FP6 517612) dedicated to technological perspectives for
rational use of water resources in the Mediterranean region.
(Climate Change, Impacts and Adaptation Strategies in the Alpine Space)
- The ClimChAlp Interreg III B Alpine Space project aims at
supporting the political decisions regarding protection and
natural disasters prevention due tue climate change in the Alps.
- The objective of the PESETA
project (Projection of Economic impacts of climate change in Sectors of
the European Union based on boTtom-up Analysis) is to make a
multi-sectoral assessment of the impacts of climate change in Europe
for the 2011-2040 and 2071-2100 time horizons.
visualizations - both climate change and society
permanent, public and independent statistical
database dealing with the countries, regions and populations of the
UK 21st Century Climate Scenarios
are known as UKCIP08
– snow, weather, water and climate maps for Norway updated