Low impact development and green infrastructure are good options for sustainable climate adaptation and mitigation strategies for climate change.
Extreme weather events like the heatwaves in Siberia and flooding in China are examples of what climate scientists call observed climate changes and trends.
The ecosystem-based adaptation of Augustenborg enabled them to control flooding, improve the city’s image, and enhance their stormwater and sewer systems.
The report provides practical guidance on how local governments and communities can design and implement their climate adaptation strategies.
The study, "Climate Change Adaptation Actions in Tirana," discusses the changing weather patterns in Tirana, its effects, and the city’s responses.
The USA National Park Service has 24 case studies of coastal adaptation, giving excellent examples of infrastructure and coastal adaptation strategies.
This report outlines how the Member States are monitoring their implementation of the Sendai Framework that has seven targets and 38 indicators.
The researchers conducted the Somerville, Mass. drainage system case study to reflect the many attributes of an effective climate adaptation and planning.
The study, "Adaptation of interconnected infrastructures to climate change: A socio-technical systems perspective," examined literature on climate adaptation of infrastructures.
The paper will benefit the engineering sector – students, practitioners, and educators, professionals, infrastructure asset managers, development planners.