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Climate Proofing of building codes

Description The building sector is challenged by a number of climate change impacts, including increase in temperature, higher frequency and magnitude of extreme weather events and sea level rise. Rising temperatures and extended heatwave

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Knowledge sharing and learning platforms

Description Participation in knowledge sharing and learning is now seen as essential to tackle climate change both locally and globally. Adaptation to climate change aims at managing climate risk to an acceptable level, taking

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Coastal setback

Description A coastal setback is a buffer area where certain or all types of development are prohibited or significantly restricted. A setback is usually defined by a specific distance from the shoreline, where the

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Adaptation of transport infrastructure and services

Description The transport sector is challenged by a number of climate change impacts, including temperature change, increasing extreme weather events and sea-level rise. Rising temperatures and extended heat-wave periods can increase rail buckling, pavement

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Climate literacy for all

Description Climate change is approaching the point of no return and is thus the greatest challenge currently facing humanity. This is the message sent by institutions such as the UN and the World Meteorological

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Strengthening governance for climate action

Description Governance is made of relations among institutions, processes and customs which define how the power is implemented, ways of taking decisions on subjects of public as well as private interest, and the ways