SC 9.4 Governance challenges of climate adaptation

Wednesday 11 May, 08.45 – 10.30, Oscar Auditorium

Chair Diogo de Gusmão-Sørensen, European Commission
Rapporteur Ryan Bellison, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Adapting to climate change across boundaries – lessons from a territorial approach in Senegal
Florence Crick, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom

Climate change: business as usual or a complex issue? Let’s ask practitioners
Paulina Aldunce, University of Chile, Chile

Urban local governance towards mainstreaming disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation
Zakir Md. Hossain, Krisoker Sor (Farmers’ Voice), Dhaka, Bangladesh

What is an appropriate policy response for adaptation?
Mikael Hildén, Finnish Environment Institute, Finland

Governance, institutions and practice for adaptation: adequacy and enhancements from New Zealand
Judy Lawrence, New Zealand Climate Change Research Institute, New Zealand