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Details Relevant Chapter Geographic Region Type Theme
* Design Council (2011) Design in Planning: Climate Change, Planning and Localism 14 England PPT Future prospects
* Natural England's Access to Nature awards; grant scheme to raise awareness and access. 12 England Website Biodiversity
* The Great Fen, Huntingdonshire – RTPI Silver Jubilee cup winner 12 England Website Spatial planning for biodiversity and climate change
* UK Regional Climate Change Partnerships eg East Midlands: Adapting through natural interventions 2010 12, 9 England Document Biodiversity, green infrastructure, adaptation
* Environment Agency (2011) Strategic environmental assessment and climate change: guidance for practitioners 7 England and Wales Document SEA for climate change
Environment Agency, 2010: Thames Estuary 2100.  Study of planning for climate change in London. 7 England and Wales Website SEA for Climate change
* AGMA (Association of Greater Manchester Authorities)  2010 Decentralised and zero-carbon energy study and spatial plan 9 Greater Manchester Website City region spatial plan for decentralised energy
Visioning and backcasting for transport policy in London (study 2007-2009) 6, 8 London Document and website Scenarios, Mitigation
Tyndall Centre, 2009: Engineering Cities research project for London 6, 9 London Document Mitigation and Adaptation
* Mayor of London's Climate Change Adaptation Plan: Consultation 2010 video clip  9 London Video Adaptation
* London Climate Change Partnership,  2009: Wild weather warning:  a London climate impacts profile 9 London Document Tool: Local climate impacts profile
* Mersey Basin Campaign, 2010 Waterproof  NorthWest -  water resources scenarios to 2030 6 North West Document Water scenarios, catchment planning, adaptation
* Scottish Government:  SEA of Scotland's Climate Change Adaptation Framework, 2009 3, 7 Scotland Document Adaptation
Scottish Government: 2009, National Planning Framework 2 5 Scotland Document Spatial planning
* Whitelee Wind Farm, Glasgow – RTPI award winner, 2010 5 Scotland Website Spatial planning for renewables, with community and habitat benefits
* Partnership for Urban South Hampshire 2010, Green Infrastructure Strategy 9 South Hampshire Website Urban region spatial plan for green infrastructure: mitigation and adaptation
UK Government: UK Climate Change Projections, 2009 and up-dates 3, 2, 6 UK Website Climate change scenarios
* UK Climate Change Risk Assessment: ongoing 2, 8,,9 UK Website Risk, Adaptation
UK CIP (UK Climate Impacts Programme): web-site and tools 3, 6 UK Website Adaptation, climate change and socio-economic scenarios
CLG, 2007, PPS 1 Supplement: Planning and Climate Change 4 UK Document Spatial planning and climate change
* TCPA, 2010: Planning for climate change: guidance and model policies for local authorities 4 UK Document Spatial planning and climate change
* Joseph Rowntree Foundation Programme: Climate Change and Social Justice 6 UK Website Social justice
SNIFFER, 2009:  Differential social impacts of climate change in the UK 6 UK Document Equity, social justice
* IEMA (Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment), 2010: Guidance and tools for EIA of climate change 7 UK Website Impact assessment and climate change
DECC, 2009: UK Low Carbon Transition Plan 8 UK Document Mitigation
CfIT (Commission for Integrated Transport) 2009 Planning for sustainable travel: web-site and tools 8 UK Website Mitigation
* Committee on Climate Change website (for various reports 2009-2011) 9 UK Website Adaptation, Mitigation
* Defra’s Changing climate, changing infrastructure website: 8, 9 UK Website Infrastructure
* UK Green Buildings Council Great British Refurb case study: a Victorian terrace  9 UK Video Built environment, Housing
* London Climate Change Partnership: guidance on urban heat island 9 UK Website Urban heat island
* Environment Agency’s Managing the environment in a changing climate 2010 report under Climate Change Act 2008 10, 11 UK Document Adaptation
* COIN (Climate outreach and information network) 13 UK Website Communication
* DECC advisory group, 2010: Communicating climate change to mass audiences 13 UK Document Communication
Sustainable City visualization tool – visualizing urban environments 13 UK Website Visualization, adaptation
* Low carbon communities network 13 UK Website Community action, mitigation
* Low Carbon Communities activities eg The Meadows Ozone Energy Services, Nottingham 13, 8 UK Video Community action, mitigation
* RTPI  (Royal Town Planning Institute) Climate Change Compendium 14 UK Website Future prospects
Woking Climate Change Strategy 2008-2013 9 Woking Website Mitigation and adaptation
Details Relevant Chapter Geographic Region Type Theme
PRELUDE –  EEA scenarios – land use, climate change, demographics 6 EU Website Futures thinking, Scenarios, socio-economic scenarios
* EEA, 2010: The European environment – state and outlook 14 EU Report Future prospects
EU European Climate Change Programme website 3 EU  Website Adaptation , Mitigation
* European Environment Agency:  climate change as a policy theme 1 Europe Website and video Climate change, risks, mitigation, adaptation
* European Environment Agency, 2010: Adapting to climate change 2 Europe Document Adaptation, Mitigation
* SCENES (European research project on Water scenarios for Europe and neighbouring states) 6, 10 Europe Website Water, scenarios
Netherlands research programme: Climate changes spatial planning 4, 5 Netherlands Website Spatial planning, mitigation, adaptation
* Delta commissioner: New urban developments and re-structuring 8 Netherlands Website Built environment
Rotterdam's Climate Initiative 2007-10 9 Netherlands Website Mitigation
Netherlands Delta Programme: 10, 11 Netherlands Document Integration planning, water and flood-risk
* Delta Programme Commissioner website: 10, 11 Netherlands Website Water, Floods, Coastal
* Delta Programme Video: Working on the Delta (2010) 10, 11 Netherlands Video Water, Floods, Coastal
Details Relevant Chapter Geographic Region Type Theme
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: assessment reports and updates 1, 3 International Website Projections, assessments
* UNFCCC, United Nations Climate Change Conference Cancún, Mexico, 2010  - COP 16 / CMP 6 3 International Website UN Climate Change Convention process
* IAIA (International Association for Impact Assessment): Denmark symposium on impact assessment and climate change (2010) 7 International Website Impact assessment and climate change
Convention on Biological Diversity: guide to the CBD 12 International Website Biodiversity
* CBD Strategic Plan, including Aichi Biodiversity Targets (2011-2020) 12 International Document Biodiversity
* TEEB (The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity), 2010. International research study. 12 International Website and reports Biodiversity, adaptation
* CSTPR: World media coverage of climate change 13 International Website communication

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: assessment reports and updates  International Website Projections, assessments
* European Environment Agency:  climate change as a policy theme Europe Website and video Climate change, risks, mitigation, adaptation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
UK Government: UK Climate Change Projections, 2009 and up-dates UK Website Climate change scenarios
* UK Climate Change Risk Assessment: ongoing UK Website Risk, Adaptation
* European Environment Agency, 2010: Adapting to climate change Europe Document Adaptation, Mitigation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change: assessment reports and updates International Website Projections, assessments
UK Government: UK Climate Change Projections, 2009 and up-dates UK Website Climate change scenarios
* UNFCCC, United Nations Climate Change Conference Cancún, Mexico, 2010  - COP 16 / CMP 6 International Website UN Climate Change Convention process
EU European Climate Change Programme website EU  Website Adaptation , Mitigation
UK CIP (UK Climate Impacts Programme): web-site and tools UK Website Adaptation, climate change and socio-economic scenarios
* Scottish Government:  SEA of Scotland's Climate Change Adaptation Framework, 2009 Scotland Document Adaptation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
Netherlands research programme: Climate changes spatial planning Netherlands Website Spatial planning, mitigation, adaptation
CLG, 2007, PPS 1 Supplement: Planning and Climate Change UK Document Spatial planning and climate change
* TCPA, 2010: Planning for climate change: guidance and model policies for local authorities UK Document Spatial planning and climate change

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
Netherlands research programme: Climate changes spatial planning Netherlands Website Spatial planning, mitigation, adaptation
Scottish Government: 2009, National Planning Framework 2 Scotland Document Spatial planning
* Whitelee Wind Farm, Glasgow – RTPI award winner, 2010 Scotland Website Spatial planning for renewables, with community and habitat benefits

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
UK Government: UK Climate Change Projections, 2009 and up-dates UK Website Climate change scenarios
UK CIP (UK Climate Impacts Programme): web-site and tools UK Website Adaptation, climate change and socio-economic scenarios
PRELUDE –  EEA scenarios – land use, climate change, demographics EU Website Futures thinking, Scenarios, socio-economic scenarios
* Mersey Basin Campaign, 2010 Waterproof  NorthWest -  water resources scenarios to 2030  North West Document Water scenarios, catchment planning, adaptation
Visioning and backcasting for transport policy in London (study 2007-2009) London Document and website Scenarios, Mitigation
* Joseph Rowntree Foundation Programme: Climate Change and Social Justice UK Website Social justice
SNIFFER, 2009:  Differential social impacts of climate change in the UK UK Document Equity, social justice
Tyndall Centre, 2009: Engineering Cities research project for London London Document Mitigation and Adaptation
* SCENES (European research project on Water scenarios for Europe and neighbouring states) Europe Website Water, scenarios

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
* UK Climate Change Risk Assessment: ongoing UK Website Risk, Adaptation
* Committee on Climate Change website (for various reports 2009-2011) UK Website Adaptation, Mitigation
* Defra’s Changing climate, changing infrastructure website: UK Website Infrastructure
Rotterdam's Climate Initiative 2007-10 Netherlands Website Mitigation
* UK Green Buildings Council Great British Refurb case study: a Victorian terrace  UK Video Built environment, Housing
Tyndall Centre, 2009: Engineering Cities research project for London London Document Mitigation and Adaptation
* Mayor of London's Climate Change Adaptation Plan: Consultation 2010 video clip  London Video Adaptation
* London Climate Change Partnership,  2009: Wild weather warning:  a London climate impacts profile London Document Tool: Local climate impacts profile
* London Climate Change Partnership: guidance on urban heat island UK Website Urban heat island
* AGMA (Association of Greater Manchester Authorities)  2010 Decentralised and zero-carbon energy study and spatial plan Greater Manchester Website City region spatial plan for decentralised energy
* Partnership for Urban South Hampshire 2010, Green Infrastructure Strategy South Hampshire Website Urban region spatial plan for green infrastructure: mitigation and adaptation
Woking Climate Change Strategy 2008-2013 Woking Website Mitigation and adaptation
* UK Regional Climate Change Partnerships eg East Midlands: Adapting through natural interventions 2010 England Document Biodiversity, green infrastructure, adaptation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
* SCENES (European research project on Water scenarios for Europe and neighbouring states) Europe Website Water, scenarios
Netherlands Delta Programme: Netherlands Document Integration planning, water and flood-risk
* Delta Programme Commissioner website: Netherlands Website Water, Floods, Coastal
* Delta Programme Video: Working on the Delta (2010) Netherlands Video Water, Floods, Coastal
* Environment Agency’s Managing the environment in a changing climate 2010 report under Climate Change Act 2008 UK Document Adaptation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
Netherlands Delta Programme: Netherlands Document Integration planning, water and flood-risk
* Delta Programme Commissioner website: Netherlands Website Water, Floods, Coastal
* Delta Programme Video: Working on the Delta (2010) Netherlands Video Water, Floods, Coastal
* Environment Agency’s Managing the environment in a changing climate 2010 report under Climate Change Act 2008 UK Document Adaptation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
Convention on Biological Diversity: guide to the CBD International Website Biodiversity
* CBD Strategic Plan, including Aichi Biodiversity Targets (2011-2020) International Document Biodiversity
* TEEB (The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity), 2010. International research study. International Website and reports Biodiversity, adaptation
* Natural England's Access to Nature awards; grant scheme to raise awareness and access. England Website Biodiversity
* The Great Fen, Huntingdonshire – RTPI Silver Jubilee cup winner England Website Spatial planning for biodiversity and climate change
* UK Regional Climate Change Partnerships eg East Midlands: Adapting through natural interventions 2010 England Document Biodiversity, green infrastructure, adaptation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
* CSTPR: World media coverage of climate change International Website communication
* COIN (Climate outreach and information network) UK Website Communication
* DECC advisory group, 2010: Communicating climate change to mass audiences UK Document Communication
Sustainable City visualization tool – visualizing urban environments UK Website Visualization, adaptation
* Low carbon communities network UK Website Community action, mitigation
* Low Carbon Communities activities eg The Meadows Ozone Energy Services, Nottingham UK Video Community action, mitigation

 

Details Geographic Region Type Theme
* Design Council (2011) Design in Planning: Climate Change, Planning and Localism 14 England PPT Future prospects
* EEA, 2010: The European environment – state and outlook EU Report Future prospects
* RTPI  (Royal Town Planning Institute) Climate Change Compendium UK Website Future prospects