Wednesday, February 22, 2017


United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) 2-4 September 2015
World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation
Manchester, UK

The “World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation” will focus on “innovative approaches to implement climate change adaptation”, and will contribute to the further development of this fast-growing field. Organised by Manchester Metropolitan University (UK), and the Research and Transfer Centre “Applications of Life Sciences” of the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (Germany), in cooperation with the International Climate Change Information Programme (ICCIP) and the United Nations University initiative “Regional Centres of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development” (RCE), the Symposium will be a truly interdisciplinary event, covering some of the key areas in the field of climate change adaptation.

The Symposium will be of special interest to researchers, government agencies, NGOs and companies engaged in the field of climate change adaptation, as well as development and aid agencies funding climate change adaptation process in developing countries. Further details can be seen at the event website.

United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) 25 June 2014
PROVIA GREEN ROOM EVENT: Climate Science for Adaptation Policy at the first United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA)
Nairobi, Kenya

During the First United Nations Environment Assembly, 23-27 June 2014, Nairobi, Kenya, PROVIA will organize a GREEN ROOM EVENT on 25 June, 15:00-15:45. The event focuses on PROVIA in the global climate service landscape and PROVIA priority activities for 2014-2015 , the Fourth PROVIA International Adaptation Futures Conference by the European Commission and Government of Netherlands, followed by an interactive discussion session. You are cordially invited to PROVIA GREEN ROOM EVENT.

Climate Adaptation Futures Conference 12 – 16 May 2014
Adaptation Futures 2014: Third International Climate Change Adaptation Conference
Fortaleza, Brazil

The Third International Climate Change Adaptation Conference 2014 (Adaptation Futures 2014) will be the nexus between the research community and the users of climate change adaptation information at regional and global scale. This conference follows the successful pioneer Climate Adaptation Futures Conference, co-hosted by Australia’s National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility and the CSIRO Climate Adaptation Flagship in Australia in 2010, and the Adaptation Futures 2012 International Conference on Climate Adaptation in Arizona in 2012. Inspired by these two conferences, the Third Conference will build on the community that comes together in Fortaleza and foster a connected, collaborative and creative international network of adaptation researchers, decision makers and interested citizens.

Africa Climate
Conference 2013

15 – 18 October 2013

The Africa Climate Conference 2013 will bring together decision-makers and climate researchers, scientists and practitioners from Africa and around the world, to identify the state of knowledge on the African climate system, recognizing current gaps in knowledge and many more.

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