An assessment of community-based adaptation initiatives in the Pacific Islands

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 29 June 2020; doi:10.1038/s41558-020-0813-1 Community-based adaptation, in principle, leverages existing local knowledge, capabilities and priorities, but it is unclear what factors drive its success or lack thereof. Here the authors evaluate 32 community-based adaptation initiatives in the Pacific Islands and identify key optimization points for future initiatives.