People around the world are faced with the challenge of adapting to changing climatic conditions, but what happens when small changes are not enough or are not even possible? Nick Brooks, Director of Garama 3C Ltd makes the case for transformational adaptation. Most of today’s adaptation interventions involve incremental approaches intended to protect and sustain existing systems and practices, rather …
About the Author
Nick Brooks is the Director of Garama 3C Ltd., a consultancy firm specialising in climate change and international development. Before setting up Garama Nick worked in academia (from 1999 to 2005), and then as an independent climate change consultant.Nick's consultancy clients include UNDP, the World Bank, DFID, the African Development Bank and other bodies. Nick is heavily involved in the delivery of training in adaptation, mainstreaming and adaptation M&E, and has a special interest in Africa, and in 'transformational' adaptation.