Ecosystem Based Adaptation is an approach that involves using nature to help human beings adapt to Climate Change. This approach takes into account the protective nature of healthy coastal ecosystems that can increase our resilience to climate change, as well as maintain the multiple social, economic and cultural co benefits to local communities that depend on ecosystem services.
This brief is intended to provide general information on the pilot activities undertaken in Grenada by the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) in partnership with the Government of Grenada for the Project: Building Capacity for Coastal Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) In Small Island Developing States
Coastal Zone Management policy provides a vision for the future use, development and protection of the nation's coastal zone by setting out policies to guide relationships among resource users, community facilities and activities, as well as physical development and infrastructure
The Restoration and Community Co-Management of Mangroves (RECCOMM) pilot project aims to increase the health of the surrounding mangrove forest and associated ecosystems in order to reduce vulnerabilities to the adverse impacts of climate change.