Fourth workshop on adaptation to climate change in transboundary basins

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Date:
25-26 Jun 2013
Location:
Switzerland (Geneva)
Venue:
Palais des Nations

The workshop will offer a platform for exchanging experience on adaptation strategies, best practices, success factors and lessons learned, with a particular focus on transboundary climate change adaptation serving multiple purposes. It will build upon the earlier workshops on water and climate organized since 2008 in the framework of the UNECE Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (Water Convention).

In 2013, the workshop is organized in cooperation with the governments of the Netherlands, Switzerland and Finland, as well as with the Alliance for Global Water Adaptation, the World Meteorological Organization, the Global Environment Facility (GEF) International Waters Learning Exchange and Resource Network (IW:LEARN), and the International Network of Basin Organizations.


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Target audience

Professionals from all over the world, engaged in activities on water and adaptation to climate change and variability are invited to take part in the workshop.


How to register

Please email the event coordinator to register

Deadline for registration is 10 June 2013


Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Information Management, Governance, Water
Countries:
Switzerland
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