Urban adaptation in Europe: how cities and towns respond to climate change

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Series Details 12/2020, Number 12
Publication Date October 2020
ISBN 978-92-9480-270-5
ISSN 1977-8449
EC TH-AL-20-020-EN-N
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EEA assessment report presenting the status quo of adaptation to climate change at the local government level, with particular focus on cities. The assessment presents the overview of climate risks to cities, types of adaptation responses, extent of adaptation planning and actions at the loal level in Europe and opportunities to scale up and speed up implementation of adaptation to climate change at the local level.

Source Link http://dx.publications.europa.eu/10.2800/324620
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  • https://www.eea.europa.eu/publications/urban-adaptation-in-europe
Related Links
EEA: News, 12/10/2020: Countries and cities in Europe urgently need to step up adaptation to climate change impacts https://www.eea.europa.eu/highlights/countries-and-cities-in-europe

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