Sunday, November 27, 2022

Tag: Climate Adaptation

Canada marks a milestone in climate adaptation strategy

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Today marks another important step forward to equip Canadians to face the mounting impacts of a changing climate. With the release of Canada’s National...

FCM says national adaptation strategy must protect communities

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The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) recently released concrete proposals to protect Canadians and communities of all sizes across the country from the impacts...

Necessity of climate adaptation in Ontario outlined in new report

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Minister of Natural Resources, Jonathan Wilkinson, has released the Ontario Chapter of the Canada in a Changing Climate: Regional Perspectives Report to help inform and...

National Adaptation Strategy to build climate ready communities

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The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, has launched a public consultation to develop Canada’s first National Adaptation Strategy, a whole-of-society blueprint...

Report on legal aspects of climate change adaptation and the role...

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A report published by the International Bar Association (IBA) sets out the critical legal aspects of climate change adaptation and how, specifically, policy can play...

FCM releases Green Municipal Fund report and climate adaptation guide

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The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) recently released the 21st annual report of the Green Municipal FundTM (GMF), highlighting its exceptional track record in municipal sustainability. From capacity building,...

Building Resilience: Green Roofs Help Canadian Cities Adapt to Climate Change

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By Sasha Aguilera and Dr. Karen Liu Global warming increases the intensity and frequency of extreme weather events such as heatwaves, rainstorms, and hurricanes. This...

Climate Change Adaptation Project for Northern Ontario Indigenous Communities

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An investment of $841,000 for Laurentian University will help build climate change adaptation capacity among Indigenous communities in Northern Ontario. Through knowledge sharing workshops and...

Investments in Climate Adaptation Needed Urgently: Report

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The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) have released new data demonstrating the urgent need for new investments...

Commonwealth Helps Developing Countries Finance Climate Action

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A Commonwealth facility designed to assist smaller and more vulnerable countries tackle the damaging effects of climate change has helped them access USD 27...