• The effects of climate change threaten to undo the development successes that communities have achieved in the past decades
  • Climate change is already affecting people in the Global South as precipitation and temperature patterns become more severe and less predictable.
  • Communities and their global partners must work to mitigate the causes of climate change and adapt to its effects.
  • to build communities that are resilient and sustainable in a changing world.
  • We need to build on the local knowledge of communities and design new approaches to development
Who We Are

Who We Are

We are a coalition of international development and environmental organizations working together to share knowledge and take concerted action to address climate change.
Our Members
Our Objectives
The Challenge

The Challenge

Climate change is already harming the world’s most vulnerable people. To help them emerge from poverty, Canadian development organizations and their Southern partners must change how they design programs to ensure resilience and sustainability.
Learn More

Learn More

Learn how our members and their Southern partners are learning to adapt to climate change, and how C4D advocates for strong Canadian public policies that support vulnerable communities to adapt.
Case Studies
Policy Briefs