Australia to develop new national climate resilience and adaptation strategy in 2021

Addressing the Climate Adaption Summit hosted by the Netherlands on January 25-26, 2021, Australian Minister for the Environment Sussan Ley indicated that Australia will develop a new national climate resilience and adaptation strategy during 2021.

Ley also announced that Australia will join the Coalition for Climate Resilient Investment, an initiative of COP26, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, hosted by the UK in Glasgow in November 2021.

Australia will join the signatories to 'A Call for Action: Raising Ambition for Climate Adaptation and Resilience', being promoted by the UK and signed by over 118 countries.

Press release - Minister for Environment