There has been an increasing need for the integration of risk into climate adaptation tools and resources to help communities and organizations prepare for climate impacts and increase their resiliency.
Stakeholder engagement is an important tool for involving people in the design and implementation of decisions that affect them. This is especially true in the field of climate planning, which requires extensive action from public and private sector leaders to overcome organizational silos and build support for solutions.
If there is one story that fossil fuel companies and the government representatives they fund don’t want North Americans to hear is that the transition away from dirty, carbon intensive energy sources is already underway and delivering benefits to communities and individuals.
Climate Access is an initiative of The Resource Innovation Group's Social Capital Project. We are grateful to our founding partners, the Stonehouse Standing Circle and the Rutgers Initiative on Climate and Society.