• Back to the 2nd edition of the Awards!

    Awards ceremony at the Lisbon ECCA
  • Šibenik-Knin County (Croatia)
    Overall Winner 2019!

    for its coastal plan with specific focus on variability caused by climate change
  • Greater Jerash Municipality (Jordan)

    winner 2019 category “Developments, infrastructure and buildings”
  • Union of the Municipalities of District of Bint Jbeil (Lebanon)

    winner 2019 category “Ecosystems and natural resources"
  • Find the 2019 winning actions

    as well as a selection of notables actions to adapt to climate change!
  • The Mediterranean basin:
    a climate change “hot spot”

    Major challenges for the mediterranean area

2nd edition Awards

The 2nd edition of the “Mediterranean Climate Change Adaptation Awards” is organised by the French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME), with the support of its Mediterranean partners: the Union for the Mediterranean (UPM), Plan Bleu and the Agency for sustainable Mediterranean cities and territories (AViTeM). The competition rewards exemplary and concrete actions to adapt to climate change in the Mediterranean.

Leaflet of the Awards translated in french, english and arabic is available here : (FR/EN)(EN/AR)

  • Key competition dates

    Opening date: November 22, 2018 Applications close: March, 20 2019 Meeting juries: March 2019 Finalists’ presentations: April, 2019 Awards ceremony: end of May ECCA 2019 (Lisbon – Portugal) or end of June Sommet des deux rives (Marseille – France).

  • Benefit

    Tailored support from the partners (study tour, meetings with technical and financial partners) Invitations to two international workshops in 2020 (tbd) International promotion of your actions (press communications, dedicated publication, short movie).

  • Participants

    This competition is aimed at organizations within the Mediterranean bioclimatic zone:

    • Local authority
    • National body
    • Public university
    • NGO in partnership with a local public stakeholder
    • Companies or members of the private sector in partnership with a local public stakeholder

Partners and Associates