Finance and Banking
Bank of England
A comprehensive update on the Bank of England’s work in assessing and responding to climate-related financial risks.
BSR's Inclusive Economy
The 2018 report demonstrates why and how business can act, and explores how to establish a deeper understanding of the nexus of an inclusive economy and climate throughout business.
The Dutch Central Bank (DNB)
The platform calls on companies to report on climate-related financial risks.
Transport and Logistics
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
This 2013 UN Expert Group Report reviews relevant national initiatives, case studies and research projects, and share experiences on mode-specific adaptation measures.
BSR's Supply Chain Business Case
This 2018 report provides companies with the business case for action to drive resilience inside their companies and across supply chains.
The research paper presents frameworks on climate change impacts on logistics. It also introduces logistics specialists to some of the relevant scientific literature.
EC and EEA
The portal by European Commission (EC) and European Environment Agency (EEA) provides a rich knowledge base on health and climate change adaptation frameworks and reports.
BSR’s Health Business Case
The 2018 report demonstrates why and how business can act, and explores how to establish a deeper understanding of the nexus of health and climate throughout the business.
The Dutch Spatial Adaptation Knowledge Portal
The Spatial Adaptation Knowledge Portal is the pre-eminent platform for climate adaptation in the Netherlands.
The OECD supports countries’ efforts to prepare for the effects of a changing climate by providing impartial analysis, policy advice and supporting the sharing of experiences between the public and private sectors.
World Resource Institute (WRI)
This 2018 working paper explores how transformtive adaptation can be achieved for agriculture by aligning adaptation projects along pathways and adjusting planning processes to incorporate longer-term, more systemic approaches.
Wageningen UR: Adapting Dutch agriculture to climate change
This review provides an overview of the expected climatic changes in the Netherlands and the
consequences of land use change on current agricultural practices. Subsequently,
adaptation strategies are summarized and discussed.
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How does the Netherlands take action?
Very nice overview and a good page on climate change and general actions in the Netherlands. Information by the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Enviornment.
10 Things You Can Do to Help the Environment and Yourself
Easy reminder of actions every individual can take to reduce environmental impacts. Information by WWF.
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Ready for the Dutch Climate Agreement
The draft of the Climate Agreement is ready. This means there is an extensive coherent package with which the Netherlands can reduce CO2 emissions by at least 49 percent by 2030.
IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the United Nations body for assessing the science related to climate change. Currently the sixth assessment report is being developed, which will be released in two years. The report is rather technical and definitely more complex. Nonetheless, it essentially represents the most reliable source of scientific evidence regarding climate change and its impacts.