As a changing climate alters ocean conditions, the redistribution of marine ecosystem services and benefits will affect maritime activities and societal value chains.
climate change adaptation
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment of Spain
The general objectives of the Strategy are to increase the resilience of the Spanish coast to climate change and climate variability, and to integrate adaptation to climate change in the planning and management of the Spanish coast.
ClimVar & ICZM - Integration of Climatic Variability and Change into National Strategies to Implement the Protocol on ICZM in the Mediterranean
The plan focuses on adaptation to climate change, coastal water management and spatial development.
Regional multilateral initiative, Bologna Charter 2012
The Bologna Charter 2012 is aimed at strengthening the role of the coastal administrations in the context of European policies and initiatives at the Mediterranean scale.
Sharing methodologies and coastal services directly among the public bodies involved in coastal and marine management, is the best way to improve their knowledge and their governance skills.
The “Joint Action Plan on Med coasts Adaptation to Climate Change” (JAP) can be defined as the operative tool of the Bologna Charter 2012 and it represents one of the main deliverable of the EU-funded COASTGAP project.
Formulation of plans for coastal protection and management and adaptation to climate change effects such as erosion and submersion risks.