Launch of RegionsAdapt Initiative

Organizer: The Climate Group

Date: Thu / Dec. 3 - 18:30

Time: 18:30

Area: Sin zona

The first global commitment to support and report efforts on adaptation at the subnational level.


Date: Thursday, 3 December 2015

Time: 18.30pm

Venue: COP21, La Maison de l’Europe de Paris


Initiated by the state of Rio de Janeiro and the government of Catalonia, the RegionsAdapt initiative is supported by the Network of Regional Governments for Sustainable Development (nrg4SD) and The Climate Group.


Signatories regions commit to adopt or review plans on adaptation within two years, to implement an adaptation action, and to report on the progress of their adaptation initiatives through the Compact of States and Regions platform.


The event is open for high-level representatives and delegations, and it will be an opportunity for representatives from states and regions to sign the commitment.


States and regions interested in joining the initiative, please contact:


Joana Setzer – External Affairs Coordinator – nrg4SD – Anne-Sophie Dörnbrack – States and Regions Stakeholder Manager – The Climate Group-


For media enquiries, please contact:


Thais Ferraz- Communications Officer – nrg4SD Beth Woodthorpe-Evans- Media Relations Manager – The Climate


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