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Project Status
Start Date
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
End Date
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Project Type
Total Funding
Project Scope
Project Objectives

The proposed programme by the Government of Cook Islands will strengthen the ability of all Cook Island communities and the public service to make informed decisions and manage likely climate change driven pressures in a pro-active, integrated and strategic manner. The programme will support, at the national, sectoral, and island levels, the preparation and implementation of the Joint National Action Plan on Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation (DRM-CCA-NAP).

Project Activities
1. Community engagement in vulnerability assessment, adaptation planning and awareness. 2. Integrated Community Based Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management measures. 3. Institutional strengthening to support climate resilient policy frameworks for the implementation of the national DRR-CCA-NAP.