The Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP) is an international company that develops robust, flexible solutions aligned with the unique institutional requirements of our clients, from national planning to local operations.

Our distinctive approach combines in-depth knowledge and access to vast amounts of data-from climate to vulnerability, impacts and adaptation options-with strong operational and planning insights. 

 GCAP provides climate-related services to both government and commercial clients in:

  • Consulting
  • Knowledge Management (aSpace)
  • Training (Adaptation Academy)

As the pace of climate change accelerates, businesses and governments are increasingly engaging in efforts to determine sound climate adaptation solutions. Our experts understand the uncertainties of climate change and can focus on the unique aspects of the target region, whether to provide relevant analysis of the costs and benefits of climate change adaptation, to develop an appropriate adaptation investment strategy, to build a customised adaptation knowledge tool, to train clients in best adaptation practices or to find other innovative adaptation solutions.

GCAP develops solutions through a growing network of offices and joint ventures located in regions where adaptation services are most in demand.  We seek to build capacity and have an enduring effect in guiding clients to successful, sustainable action.  We have full-time staff and an extensive network of trusted consultants who can effectively deliver your adaptation services.

Climate Change in the News (Source: Climate Central)
July 23rd
Presenting the IPCC, for Star Wars. In the annals of science communication, this might go down as one of the more unique ways to communicate climate change. A map showing how much of Tatooine has warmed. Credit: David Ng/TI…
July 23rd
From amazing plankton blooms to the rise of irrigation in Kansas to really ridiculously good looking clouds, the Landsat series of satellites have been continuously capturing amazing Earth imagery since this day in 1972. There have been eight Lands…
July 23rd
Greenhouse gas emissions from burning and extracting coal, oil and natural gas drive climate change, and as communities feel the effects of a warming world — rising seas, burning forests and withering crops — communities’…
July 21st
Germany is the global leader in energy efficiency, and the U.S., with its ingrained car culture, is among the least energy efficient of the world’s largest economies. That’s the conclusion of a new report released by the American Council for…
July 21st
The world just experienced its hottest June on record. The heat was driven in large by part by the hottest ocean temperatures since recordkeeping began more than 130 years ago. That makes this the third-warmest start to the year. The global temperature …
July 21st
Cutting-edge renewable energy technology as a way to tackle climate change may be a sexy topic, but the next 15 years are likely to bring few revolutionary changes in how we generate our electricity. Instead, any revolution is more likely to b…
July 20th
By Kieran Cooke, Climate News Network LONDON − For years, the energy companies have been telling us not to worry. Yes, mounting carbon emissions threaten to heat up the world – but technology, particularly carbon capture and storage (CCS), w…
July 19th
By Douglas Fischer, The Daily Climate MISSOULA, Mont. – Starving polar bears, icon of the climate change movement, may be able to adapt to an ice-free summer season in the Arctic after all. Polar bears have proven ad…
July 18th
The big weather story this week was, of course, the unseasonably cool air that washed over much of the eastern half of the U.S. (whether or not it was related to the polar vortex). But cold air is kind of hard to photograph, so we’ve rounded up som…

Breaking News

UNFCCC participating in Academy again

The United Nations Framework on Climate …

Diagnostic tool for businesses

GCAP is starting a new project with the …

Dr Mehjabeen Abidi-Habib, key speaker at end of Academy dinner

Dr Mehjabeen Abidi-Habib has agreed to s…

GCAP Workshop - Nairobi, 12th February

A workshop ‘Transforming Climate Adaptat…

Academy participant refines contribution to conference, with tangible results

Stefan Wray attributes Austin City Counc…

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