Date(s) - 08/16/2016 - 08/18/2016
All Day Eastern
New York City
North American Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation: Fostering Resilience and the Regional Capacity to Adapt
The North American Symposium On Climate Change Adaptation will be a truly interdisciplinary event, mobilizing scholars, practitioners and members of governmental agencies, undertaking research and/or executing climate change projects in North America and the Caribbean region.The Symposium will focus on “fostering resilience and the regional capacity to adapt,” meaning that it will serve the purpose of showcasing experiences from research, field projects and best practices in climate change adaptation and resilience among countries in the region, which may being to translate the integration of climate science with socio-economic policies in the public and private sectors. The North American Symposium On Climate Change Adaptation is being organized by the International Climate Change Information Programme (ICCIP), Columbia University (USA), and the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (Germany).