Fraser Basin Council

2018 - Environment and Climate Change Canada

Strengthening adaptation and resilience in Canadian communities depends upon a common understanding of how to monitor and measure the progress of adaptation. Meaningful and thoughtful indicators can help us set realistic goals, measure our progress and adapt our implementation plans according to evolving circumstances. In August 2017, the Government of Canada launched the Expert Panel on Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Results (EPCARR) to provide advice to the federal government on measuring progress on adaptation and climate resilience. The EPCARR released its report of recommendations, proposing 54 indicators across five chapters that are aligned with the adaptation and climate resilience pillar of the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change. The recommendations are intended to be of interest to public and private sectors, indigenous communities and non-profit organizations.

About ReTooling for Climate Change

The ReTooling for Climate Change website is a project of the Fraser Basin Council to support local governments and First Nations in BC in preparing for climate change adaptation. The site is funded through the BC Regional Adaptation Collaborative (BC RAC), a partnership program of the Fraser Basin Council and the BC Ministry of Environment – Climate Action Secretariat, with funding from Natural Resources Canada and other in-kind contributions.

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Share your ideas and suggestions for new resource links to , Senior Program Manager, at the Fraser Basin Council.

Also worth a visit

On this site, you’ll find links to many helpful websites on climate change adaptation.

For steps communities can take to mitigate climate change, check out the Climate Action Toolkit website.