EEA report on how cities and towns in Europe respond to climate change

20 October 2020

Article: 54/4209

The European Environment Agency (EEA) has published a new report on urban adaptation in Europe, examining how cities and towns respond to climate change.

The report presents an overview of: 

  • climate risks to cities and towns 
  • types of adaptation responses 
  • the extent of adaptation planning and actions at the local level in Europe 
  • opportunities to scale-up and speed-up implementation of adaptation to climate change at the local level

Source: EEA, 12 October 2020