The report shows:
- the variety of actions being carried out across the UK that can be classed as improving resilience of communities to climate change;
- the barriers and facilitators to improving resilience to climate change for communities;
- the value of a framework to understand resilience of communities to climate change that emphasises existing capacities of communities, engagement and empowerment of citizens, and multi-level governance; and
- examples of innovative actions to improve resilience of communities to climate change with a focus on four case studies, which are further explored in a separate report.