Guiding Principles for Adaptation to Climate Change in Europe

Report / Paper

Guiding Principles for Adaptation to Climate Change in Europe

ORGANISER: The European Topic Centre on Air and Climate Change (ETC/ACC)
AUTHORS: Andrea Prutsch,Torsten Grothmann,Inke Schauser,Sonja Otto,Sabine McCallum

PUBLISHED DATE

February 2011

RESOURCE

The study was conducted with the aim of identifying success factors and case studies related to good adaptation practices at various governance levels and in different sectors.  To achieve this, the paper has provided a set of guidelines for good adaptation in Europe. It provides practical examples to highlight how certain aspects can be put into practice. The principles are built on a comprehensive literature review, comparison of national adaptive strategies, expert judgments, and examples of good practice. Read more: Adaptation Knowledge Platform : http://www.climateadapt.asia/newsletter/archive