Building community capacity and resilience
Through best practice community engagement, the Queensland Government is helping Queenslanders understand and adapt to climate change. This includes regionally-specific information and tools such as the Queensland Future Climate website, the Climate Change in Queensland map application, Regional Climate Impact Summaries and climate risk toolkits.
Policies and Programs include:
- Queensland Strategy for Disaster Resilience
- Drought and Climate Adaptation Program
- State Planning Policy 2017 including guidelines to address the impacts of climate change
- Queensland Water Act 2000 including guidelines to incorporate climate change in water security risk planning.