What do States and Regions commit to when joining the Regions Race to Resilience?

To demonstrate their leadership on adapting to climate, States and regions must commit to the following pledges:  

Pledge

to develop a vulnerability risk assessment that includes all vulnerable communities.

Plan

prioritize and adopt an ambitious adaptatation plan and/or programme (mainstreaming adaptation into other sectoral policies), including the most vulnerable, with targets and long-term goals.

Proceed

to implement concrete actions on adaptation in key identified priority areas.

Publish

and report annually on their progress through RegionsAdapt / CDP reporting platform to inform and improve policies and actions, and track their commitments to the Race to Resilience

How to join RegionsAdapt and the Regions Race to Resilience

Fill in the form and we’ll get back to you and set up a meeting to confirm your adhesion

    Pledge

    On behalf of my organization

    I commit the following :

    1. Pledge to develop a vulnerability risk assessment that includes all vulnerable communities. 

    2. Plan, prioritize and adopt an ambitious adaptatation plan and/or programme (mainstreaming adaptation into other sectoral policies), including the most vulnerable, with targets and long-term goals. 

    3. Proceed to implement concrete actions on adaptation in key identified priority areas.  

    4. Report annually on my region's progress through RegionsAdapt / CDP reporting platform to inform and improve policies and actions, and track my commitments to the Race to Resilience  

     

     

    Contact

    Please upload an image or pdf of your signature

     

     

    Additional information

    Assign two representatives from your region who will work directly with us through the initiative and act as our Focal points:

    Next steps

    Once your adhesion is reviewed by Regions4 secretariat, you will be contacted for a call to confirm your pledges and your adhesion, and look at how we can best support the implementation of your commitments.

    Your adhesion will be announced officially both by Regions4 and the Race To Resilience on their respective social medias. 

    You will be asked to annually report on your progress, and inform us of any relevant information in regards to your commitments.  

     

    Do you have questions about RegionsAdapt?
    Please get in touch with Regions Adapt Programme Manager

    Visit Åland / Tiina Tahvanainen

    Over 70 regions already in RegionsAdapt and participating in the Race

    Thanks to partners like Regions4 the word is getting out there for the Race to Resilience to achieve the goal to protect and empower 4 billion people from the most vulnerable communities to climate change by 2030. Nigel Topping – R2R UN High-Level Climate Champion

    RegionsAdapt, reporting on the CDP States and Regions platform since 2016 & official partner of the Race to Resilience since 2021