case studies

2013-2020 Quebec Government Strategy for Climate Change Adaptation

This report maps out the adaptation strategy for Quebec, Canada from 2013 to 2020. It is based on eight key strategic directions, including four cross cutting strategies. This report is useful to glean information from.

Climate Change Adaptation Pathway: City of Greater Bendigo

This document summarises the steps that the City of Bendigo has taken on the pathway towards climate change adaptation. Whilst brief, the document provides a good process which could be easily replicated and refined by other local government authorities.

UNFCCC Private Sector Initiative - database of actions on adaptation

"This online database of case studies has been developed under the Private Sector Initiative (PSI) of the Nairobi work programme, and features good practices and profitable climate change adaptation activities being undertaken by private companies (sometimes in partnership with NGOs or the public sector) from a wide range of regions and sectors."

Developing industry climate change adaptation strategies: A case study for the McLaren Vale viticulture and Fleurieu Peninsula oliveculture industries

Adpatation examples for the wine and olive industry in South Australia.  "This work involved a participatory approach, engaging and educating key stakeholders, and encouraged a two-way flow of information between growers, researchers, policy and planning organisations. The focus of the case study was to identify initial adaptation strategies and planning directions in response to high priority climate risks. This work provides a foundation for subsequent, more detailed analysis of climate risks and adaptation options."


Climate Adaptation Knowledge Exchange

A useful website on climate change adaptation. Users can log in to explore case studies, toolkts and participate in a community forum. Mainly US focussed.