UN Climate Change
Date and time: Thursday 12 May, 13.45 – 15.30, Rotterdam Town Hall
The Adaptation Committee is the overall advisory body on adaptation to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to reach out to stakeholders and gather new insights, knowledge and experiences on adaptation action and support. The goal of this Adaptation Forum is two-fold:
Input received from participants will help in shaping the future adaptation regime under the UNFCCC and inform Parties’ planning, implementing and evaluating of adaptation actions and support.
Organised: by UNFCCC Adaptation Committee
Partner: Government of the Netherlands
Chairs: Minpeng Chen and Don Lemmen, Co-Chairs of the Adaptation Committee
Moderator: Vivienne Parry, United Kingdom
Rapporteur: Klaus Radunsky, Member of the Adaptation Committee
Overview of adaptation-relevant provisions of the Paris Agreement and tasks for the Adaptation Committee
Don Lemmen, Co-Chair of the Adaptation Committee
- What can be done to effectively and efficiently recognize the adaptation efforts that have been undertaken by developing countries?
Katherine Vincent, Kulima, South Africa
- What is needed to objectively review the adequacy and effectiveness of adaptation actions and the support for adaptation in countries?
Roger Pulwarty, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), USA
See the description of the programme, see here
For the live webcast, see here
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