SC 9.7 The policy-economic aspects of adaptation responses

Tuesday 10 May, 15.45 – 17.30, Oscar Auditorium

Chair Peter Driessen, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Rapporteur Johanna Wandel, University of Waterloo, Canada

The political economy of climate change induced resettlement
Colette Mortreux, Exeter University, United Kingdom

Private sector involvement in urban adaptation planning: exploring the role of property developers
Sofie Storbjörk, Linköping University, Sweden

Parliamentary actions in South Asia on climate change adaptation: successes and challenges
Mukul Sharma, Climate Parliament, India

Development implications of assessing loss and damage in the Philippines
Ana Veronica Gabriel, The Oscar M. Lopez Center for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management Foundation Inc., Philippines

Challenges smallholder farmers face in accessing institutional support in rural Ghana
Ruth Quaye, University of Ghana, Ghana