Mainstreaming Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Bangladesh by building Civil Society Alliances

Report / Paper

Mainstreaming Adaptation to Climate Change in Coastal Bangladesh by building Civil Society Alliances

AUTHORS: Frank Thomalla, Terry Cannon, Saleemul Huq, Richard J. T. Klein, and Claudia Schaerer

PUBLISHED DATE

October 2011

RESOURCE

Focusing on Bangladesh’s coastal zone, a project is being developed that aims to support and advance adaptation to climate change and its mainstreaminginto development activities by:· Enabling non-governmental organisations from the grassroots to the national level to work together in producing and sharing knowledge, insights and know-how;· Producing and disseminating comprehensive and updated information on local and household level vulnerabilities to climate change;· Developing a long-term vision towards establishing an effective and efficient dialogue between civil society organisations and the Government of Bangladesh on adaptation and development.