Informative Bulletin November 2018

Module 6: Education and Adaptation to Climate Change

This module emphasized the central role that education plays in determining the adaptation capacity to climate change. In this sense, it sought to create and promote a clear education agenda to be included in the planning of National Adaptation Plans to Climate Change (NAPs). Its purpose is the acquisition of new knowledge and skills, and the change of behaviors to reduce vulnerabilities and manage the risks of climate change
The module was organized in collaboration with the Environmental Training Network for Latin America and the Caribbean from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). This network is composed of directors of environmental education from the ministries of the environment in the region.