Bottom up Adaptation Strategies for a Sustainable Europe

Gil Penha-Lopes

Gil Penha-Lopes ( is the WP5 leader. He holds a PhD in Functional Ecology and is currently a Post-Doc on “Integral Adaptation Solutions when facing Climate Change”. His research focus is on bottom-up initiatives and processes such as social movements (Transition and Permaculture) and Eco-villages, and on the analysis of the implementation success of participatory, inspirational and conflict solving tools for decision-making.