Climate Change Resilient Development (CCRD) was a global, four-year project in support of USAID’s Global Climate Change Office (2012-2015). CCRD's climate adaptation-focused programs operate in 36 countries throughout Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe, and Latin America and the Caribbean.
Employing USAID/GCC's strategic “development first" framework, CCRD delivered guidance, technical assistance, and
capacity building to 3 Regional Bureaus and 8 Missions for USAID, several national governments, and
dozens of local communities around the world to integrate climate change concerns into
development policy, planning, and implementation.
CCRD also explored emerging
issues in climate adaptation by developing innovative programs:
Explore the CCRD Library for Technical Reports, Factsheets, and Workshop Summaries.
USAID Bureaus and Missions to mainstream adaptation into planning; utilize custom-tailored, industry-first tools; provide technical assistance; and build capacity to their respective stakeholders.
FINAL PROJECT REPORT IS HERE!USAID CCRD Compendium (PDF), describes CCRD's activities, products, findings, and key accomplishments. It also provides links to connect USAID Bureaus and Missions and international practitioners to the large library of project resources, including tools, guidance, training materials, technical reports, and journal articles. In addition, the CCRD team provided some suggestions for future work to advance USAID’s development first approach to climate adaptation. Check it out!
For more information, please contact Michael E. Cote, Senior Climate Adaptation Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org.