Across all sectors of society and the economy, adaptation planning requires a recognition that existing assets and practices may no longer serve society or business as well, and the tools to adapt.
Urban and Regional Planning
Cities and regions face particular challenges from today’s and future climate disruptions, and play a critical role in safeguarding the well-being of their citizen’s and businesses. Climate Adaptation Works has expertise in addressing these urban and regional planning challenges, in particular:
Urban and regional vulnerability analysis: quantitative and qualitative, based on asset and operational inventories, climate scenario and impact assessment, and economic impact and asset valuation changes.
We also perform incremental adaptation planning services to ‘mainstream’ adaptation into all vulnerable assets.
We are in particular competent at urban/
Planning in Developing Countries
Developing countries are some of the most vulnerable to climate change. Climate Adaptation Works has expertise in addressing these urban and regional planning challenges Climate Adaptation Works is committed to joining in the effort to provide insights that support developing countries in:
Sourcing adaptation finance, including deploying the climate Vulnerability Reduction Credit (VRC™) to articulate adaptation needs to climate funders.
Helping national governments formulate their adaptation monitoring, reporting, and verification systems (using Adaptation Strategy Valuation and VRC Standard Framework) to support national adaptation prioritization, policies, and communications.
Supporting vulnerability assessment, impact costing, and adaptation planning at all levels for developing countries.
PROGRAM AND PROJECT FOR GRANT-MAKERS
Standard and Framework,
Program & Project M&E
I. Standards and Frameworks evaluation
II. Private & Public sector companies, NGOs