Community-Driven Climate Resilience Planning: A Framework

Rosa González, National Association of Climate Resilience Planners
Created: 6/15/2017 -


Learn how Community-Driven Climate Resilience Planning is a vital opportunity for cities to reorganize resources, foster meaningful relationships, and develop placed-based innovations that support all people to thrive despite climate disruption.

This framework: ​

  • Advocates deepening democratic practices at the local and regional levels ​
  • Puts forth principles and practices defining the emergent field of climate resilience ​
  • Offers examples and resources for community-based institutions implementing community-driven planning processes ​
  • Is useful for a range of stakeholders, including community-based organizations, philanthropy, and the public sector.

Published On


Community / Local
Sector Addressed
Climate Justice
Development (socioeconomic)
Land Use Planning
Public Health
Transportation / Infrastructure
Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy
Capacity Building
United States