Maritime regions think forward on climate action

Climate ChangeIn this opportunity, the CPMR in cooperation with the Ocean and Climate Platform also launched a coalition of non-state actors on Ocean & Coastline. Science, Adaptation, Mitigation and Financing are the four pillars of the roadmap for future work.

In the aftermath of the new climate agreement signed in Paris at the COP21 regions claim their legitimate role in the governance of climate action to deliver concrete solutions on the ground.

Regions from France, Italy and Greece showcased interesting examples on climate action at regional level; from impact assessment and data mapping to coastal zone management and agriculture. In addition, they work in partnership with the private sector, to increase the leverage of their action.

Through the CPMR regions continue to exchange in order to further boost their cooperation opportunities on climate action and strengthen their role.