Local Resilience Forum Interviews Report 2017 (Jacobs)

This supporting research accompanies the Adaptation Sub-Committee’s 2017 Report to Parliament: Progress in preparing for climate change. The research was carried out by Jacobs.

The report:

  • summarises the outcomes of research into the capability of the emergency planning system in England
  • the research consisted of 17 telephone interviews with experts from 14 Local Resilience Forums across England
  • the interviews were carried out by Jacobs for the ASC between February and April 2017
  • participants were asked to share their views and experiences of managing climate-related emergencies and the needs of the emergency planning system