Increasing Resilience to Climate Change
The Increasing Resilience to Climate Change (IRCC) contestable grant scheme is a $3.5 million program funded under the NSW Climate Change Fund, to support councils address identified climate change risks and vulnerabilities. Local Government NSW in partnership with the NSW Office of Environment & Heritage are seeking applications for climate change adaptation and resilience projects.
What do these grants aim to achieve?
• Implementation of adaptation and resilience actions to address identified climate change risks.
• Regional consideration of climate change impacts in decision making.
• Implementation of climate change adaptation and resilience actions beyond business as usual projects and programs.
• Enhanced adaptive capacity in the NSW local government sector.
Questions? Contact Stefanie.Garland@lgnsw.org.au or 02 9242 4019