Tine Rossing

Global Climate Adaptation Coordinator, PECCN

I am a climate adaptation specialist with 18 years’ experience in the fields of climate change adaptation, biodiversity conservation and poverty alleviation gained from working in 23 countries on four continents. 12 years where spent on designing and managing Global Environment Facility-funded projects. I have significant experience coordinating large and complex technical assistance programmes and managing multi-cultural teams. I have also published and presented widely on subjects pertaining to poverty, the environment, climate change and their interplay. 

At present, I oordinate the global climate adaptation activities of PECCN within CARE International. Lead an 18-person adaptation theme team within the CARE Confederation. Provide strategic direction and technical support to CARE’s confederation of 12 members, and more than 70 country offices and strategic partners to translate CARE International’s Adaptation Strategy into design of holistic people-centred on-the-ground adaptation programmes. Lead the refinement process of and staff capacity development related to existing adaptation tools and related training materials. Coordinate CARE’s involvement in global adaptation networks and alliances and foster partnerships with relevant organizations to maximize CARE’s influence and impact on poverty and social justice in the context of climate change. Represent CARE on the Steering Committee of the Global Initiative on Community-based Adaptation (GICBA) and the Advisory Group of the Ecosystem and Livelihoods Adaptation Network (ELAN).

Cover photo by Mette-Marie Nielsen

Participatory Monitoring, Evaluation, Reflection & Learning (PMERL)

The PMERL Manual can help measure, monitor and evaluate changes in local adaptive capacity within vulnerable communities for better decision-making on community-based adaptation.

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Ecosystem-based Adaptation

Enhancing ecosystem services to support climate adaptation.
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Climate Adaptation Learning Resources

Training modules on climate analysis, vulnerability assessment and adaptation planning.
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