Switzerland: Oberallmig Climate Protection Project

The Climate, Community and Biodiversity Alliance (CCBA) is a partnership between leading companies, NGOs and research institutes seeking to promote integrated solutions to land management around the world. With this goal in mind, the CCBA has developed voluntary standards to help design and identify land management activities that simultaneously minimize climate change, support sustainable development and conserve biodiversity.

Type Case Study
Class Case Studies
Country Switzerland
Biome Forests, Mountains, Agricultural Landscapes, Urban areas
Threat Type Changes in temperature, Changes in precipitation, Increased frequency or intensity of extreme climat events, Change in seasonal patterns, Glacial / Permafrost Melting
Impact Increased risk of insect infestations, Invasive species, Habitat and species loss
Adaptation Activities Protection of habitat, Landscape scale management, Sustainable forest management
Tool Type Conservation, Cross sector management
Link https://s3.amazonaws.com/CCBA/Projects/Oberallmig_Climate_Protection_Project/CCBA_PDD_Oberallmig.pdf
Date Added 19 July 2011
Date Modified 19 July 2011

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme