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Meeting Summary - Green Resilience: Climate Adaptation + Mitigation Synergies

Shana Udvardy, Shana Udvardy, and Steve Winkelman
Created: 5/08/2014 - Updated: 2/11/2019

Abstract

The purpose of this report is to capture best practices and lessons learned from experts in the field who are contributing to an integrated approach to climate adaptation + mitigation (A+M) to cut carbon pollution (mitigation) and prepare the nation for climate change impacts (adaptation). These best practice and lessons learned were distilled from the “Climate Adaptation + Mitigation Synergies: Pursuing Implementation Pilots” symposium and workshop sessions held at the 14th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment Conference held in Washington, DC from January 28-30, 2014. The Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) and the National Climate Assessment’s network (NCAnet) Adaptation + Mitigation Nexus (AMNex) affinity group co-hosted these sessions.

Published On

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Keywords

Sector Addressed: 
Policy
Target Climate Changes and Impacts: 
Precipitation
Public health risks
Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy: 
Capacity Building
Monitor climate change impacts and adaptation efficacy
Infrastructure, Planning, and Development
Governance and Policy