Second Workshop on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change in Transboundary Basins: Challenges, Progress and Lessons Learnt in Geneva, 12-13 April

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Second Workshop on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change in Transboundary Basins: Challenges, Progress and Lessons Learnt in Geneva, 12-13 April

Geneva, Swizterland
EVENT DATE: 12 April 2011 to 13 April 2011

DATE OF ENTRY

24 May 2011

Organized within the framework of the UNECE Water Convention for exchanging experience on adaptation to climate change in the transboundary context, this workshop aims to share practical knowledge and lessons learnt on the technical and strategic aspects of adapting to climate change in transboundary basins.
 
It brought together countries and other stakeholders engaged in activities on water and adaptation to climate change, in particular in transboundary basins with the following aims:
- share experiences and lesson learned on the technical and strategic aspects of adapting to climate change
- analyze specific challenges, identify best practices, success factors and lessons learnt -- from the assessment of impacts and vulnerability to the selection of measures
- exchange experience between the pilot projects on adaptation to climate change
- promote and discuss the implementation of the UNECE Guidance on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change.  Read more: Second Workshop on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change in Transboundary Basins: Challenges, Progress and Lessons Learnt in Geneva : http://www.unece.org/env/water/meetings/transboundary_climate_adaptation...