Capacity building

The process of developing the technical skills, the knowledge, the tools, the scientific expertise, the political know-how, the public support and institutional capability in developing countries and economies in transition (EITs) to enable them to effectively address the causes and impacts of climate change. Capacity-building is about improving the abilities of individuals, organizations and institutions in those countries to identify, plan and implement approaches to climate change mitigation and adaptation.


Examples of capacity building efforts: