Abbreviations

AEMET

Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (Meteorological Agency, Spain)

AST

Adaptation Support Tool

BISE

Biodiversity Information System for Europe

BMUB

Bundesministerium für Umwelt, Naturschutz, Bau und Reaktorsicherheit (Federal Ministry for the Environment, Germany)

CAS

Climate Adaptation Services

CBSS

Council of the Baltic Sea States

CCA

Climate Change Adaptation

CCCA

Climate Change Centre Austria

CMS

Content Management System

CIRCLE2

Climate Impact Research & Response Coordination for a larger Europe (EU FP 7; Framework Programme on European Research and Technology Development 2007 – 2013)

Climate-ADAPT

European Climate Change Adaptation Platform

Climate-KIC

Climate Knowledge and Innovation Communities

CSC

Climate Service Centre

C3S

Copernicus Climate Change Service

DG CLIMA

Directorate General for Climate Action

DG ECHO

European Commission Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection Office

DMI

Danish Climate Centre

DRR

Disaster Risk Reduction

EAA

Environment Agency Austria

EEA

European Environment Agency

ECDC

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

ECMWF

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

EFDRR

European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction

EIONET

European Environment Information and Observation Network

EIT

European Institute of Innovation and Technology

ETC CCA

European Topic Centre on Climate Change impacts, vulnerability and Adaptation

FMI

Finnish Meteorological Institute

FOEN

Federal Office for the Environment (Switzerland)

GFCS

Global Framework for Climate Services

GIS

Geographic Information Systems

ICIP

Ireland’s Climate Information Platform

I&M

Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, The Netherlands

IKM4DRR

Information and knowledge management for disaster risk reduction

IPCC

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate

Change

JPI Climate

European Joint Programming Initiative on Climate: “Connecting Climate Knowledge for Europe”

MFGI

Magyar Földtani és Geofizikai Intézet (Geological and Geophysical Institute of Hungary)

NAP

National Adaptation Plan

NAPCC

National Adaptation Plan on Climate Change

NAS

National Adaptation Strategy

ONERC

Observatoire national sur les effets du réchauffement climatique (National Observatory on the effects of Climate Change, France)

OPCC

Pyrenees Climate Change Observatory

QA

Quality assessment

SMHI

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute

SOP

Standard Operational Procedures (Climate-ADAPT)

SYKE

Finnish Environment Institute

UBA

Federal Environment Agency of Germany

UKCIP

United Kingdom Climate Impacts Programme

 

UNFCCC

United Nations Framework on Climate Change

UNISDR

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

WHO

World Health Organisation

WISE

Water Information System for Europe (EEA)

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