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Research to provide actionable insight into attitude and behaviour of businesses in South East England in relation to managing climate risks - CA0504

Description
Research to provide actionable insight into attitude and behaviour of food production, distribution, and retail businesses in relation to managing climate risks.
Objective
The core objectives of this project are to:

- Investigate the extent to which businesses have considered the risks and opportunities posed by Climate Change
- Investigate the extent to which businesses have followed robust processes to assess risks and opportunities associated with Climate Change
- Investigate what barriers are preventing consideration of potential Climate Change risks and opportunities
- Identify key lessons and practical findings which could be used to inform, develop and test methods (for example a behaviour change programme) to remove barriers and increase take-up of adaptation within supply chains.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : DEFRA CC Adaptation Report Final v2 13.06.12   (1597k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2012

To: 2012

Cost: £61,425
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Corporate Culture
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