In September 2021, Governor Newsom passed a budget with $15 billion allocated for climate resilience and natural resource management, and just two months later, the Biden Administration passed the $1 trillion Infrastructure Bill with $47 billion designated for climate resilience. With local and international reminders of the huge amount of work left to do, government
Governing Nature-Based Resilience
The challenge: Climate hazards don’t stop at municipal boundaries and our adaptation strategies cannot either. Many municipalities and climate-based organizations lack the capacity to manage much-needed funding from State and Federal programs.
The solution: Greenbelt Alliance is working to foster the collaboration needed across boundaries to plan, implement, and manage long-term resilience projects. We are facilitating the governance structures, dialogues, coordination, and best practices to strengthen cities and counties working better together—increasing equitable and impactful outcomes. Here’s how…