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The IMCORE project ran from 2008 to 2011 and was funded under the EU Interreg IVB programme.

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Access or download overviews, tools, techniques and examples of visualisation tools, educational tools, legal and policy tools, future scenario techniques, etc

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Practical tips for following the IMCORE approach to planning to adapt to coastal climate change 

  • Visualization tools
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    How to visualize future scenarios: overview, examples and resources

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    Visualization: Approaches and techniques
    GIS video tutorials
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    Online software for creating simulations
  • Case studies and lessons learned
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    Key lessons and case studies to inspire your work

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    Key lessons on Adaptation Strategies

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    Coastal Risk case studies database

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    Factsheets of IMCORE's 9 case studies
  • Institutional capacity building
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    How collaboration between science and practice is most effective. Examples.

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    Improve science-practice relationships 

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    Example of science-practice forum

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    New coastal partnership to deal with Adaptation
  • Stakeholder engagement
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    Guidance, tips and examples of how to engage stakeholders

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    TRUST! Guide to Stakeholder Engagement

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    Video: Tips for effective stakeholder engagement

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    UK National Voice for Coastal Communities
  • Education and communication
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    Influencing different audiences. Examples and tips.

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    Overview of educational activities on the coast

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    Resource pack from Sefton

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    Coastal Literacy for Adaptation
  • Policy and legal
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    An overview, reports and tools on legal and policy aspects of Adaptation

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    Overview of European and Int. Policy

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    The All Party Parliamentary Group experience

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    Adaptation and Strategic Environmental Assessment
  • Issue identification techniques, guidelines and examples
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    Guidance and techniques to identify issues and understand risks

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    E-learning module: Learn how to do it

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    Guidelines to run an Issue Identification workshop
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    Other techniques: consulting experts
  • Scenario building techniques, guidelines and examples
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    Guidance and techniques to use  future scenarios to plan to adapt

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    E-learning course: How to use scenarios

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    Guidelines for future scenarios workshops

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    7 Questions technique
  • Adaptation strategy techniques, guidelines and examples
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    Guidance and techniques for Strategy or mainstreaming

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    e-learning module: the Adaptation Strategy

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    Guidelines: Adaptation Strategy

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    Technique: PESTLE Analysis

This learning portal brings together the results and lessons learned from the IMCORE project. This project was funded under the Interreg IVB programme from 2008 to 2011.

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