IPCC announcement of the 2014 Report that places intelligent Risk Adaptation at the heart of its recommendations.
The recommendations embedded in this the 5th Report form the IPCC generally mirrors the policy on Intelligent Adaptation championed by the Continuity Forum. Aimed at Business Continuity and Risk Professionals 'Intelligent Adaptation aims to ask business to be more proactive in Risk and Business Continuity Management programmes on understanding the possible effects of extreme weather and Climate Change on their operations.
A more informed and calculated approach will highlight priorities for action and enable sustained investment in practical measures. Extending Intelligent Adaptation across communities and business sectors will help connect planning and direct investment returning greater value to all stakeholders.