13 03 2017
Conference Synthesis, Adaptation Futures 2016: Practices and Solutions 2016
This synthesis aims to distil some high-level messages about the present state and future direction of adaptation research, policy and practice, and to provide a quick overview of the conference sessions. It begins by presenting key messages from the conference, then summarizes the relevant discussions, sorted by conference themes and cross-cutting issues.
Reference: Kehler Siebert, C., R.J.T. Klein, N. Biskupska, S. Dickin, T. Piman, and G. Vulturius (2017). Stockholm Environment Institute
06 02 2017
Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation seeks residence in the Netherlands
The Netherlands, Japan and UN Environment will lead the establishment of a Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation in The Netherlands. Today, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment signed a Statement of Intent together with global partners of the new project. The Centre will address the growing need for support among countries, institutions and businesses for dealing with climate change adaptation issues, such as natural disasters and economic disruptions.
03 11 2016
COP22 side event: Promoting Adaptation Research and Action around the World
Adaptation Futures 2016 brought together 1,700 people from more than 100 countries, sharing more than 1,000 examples of adaptation in practice and research. The COP22 Side Event session on Tuesday 15 November shares key findings, key issues for further research and discusses next steps in practice and policy.
24 08 2016
Newsletter 9: Conference meeting report online!
The conference meeting report is available. It contains short reports of all sessions, many pictures and key messages and impressions from the Scientific and the Practice Advisory Committees.
09 06 2016
Newsletter 8: Results conference online!
Pictures, videos and session reports can be found on our website under Results. Please take some time to page through them.