Climate Resilience

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Resilience to the effects of climate change, typically of a geographical area, system of organisation. Usually achieved through implementation of a focused multi-disciplinary plan.

For instance:

  • The UK Climate Resilience Programme brings together fragmented climate research and expertise to undertake robust, multi- and inter-disciplinary climate risk and adaptation research to build UK capacity for resilience to¬†climate variability and change.
  • Compiled after Hurricane Sandy, The Resilient Edgemere Community Plan is a long-term plan for social and climate resilience for the coastal community of Edgemere in New York City (NYC), New York.