• Mapping and comparison of national adaptation governance systems
  • Identification of good practices
  • Development of options and innovations for enhancing vertical coordination and mainstreaming
  • Design of transferable regional and local stakeholder interaction formats
  • Development of interfaces and engagement with EUSALP


  • improve understanding of adaptation governance systems and critical enhancement needs in Alpine countries 
  • support effective horizontal integration of climate change adaptation into sector policies
  • support vertical integration of adaptation and to stimulate adaptation management structures   on sub-national levels by involving and empowering regional and local stakeholders
  • sustain, deepen and leverage transnational cooperation, knowledge transfer and mutual learning