SC 4.2 Adapting to heat in OECD countries

 Tuesday 10 May, 15.45 – 17.30, Leeuwen Room I

Chairs Leendert van Bree, PBL Environmental Assessment Agency / Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Tanja Wolf, World Health Organization
Rapporteur Tim Busker, Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Evaluation of information systems relevant to climate change and health
Hans-Guido Mücke, Federal Environment Agency, Germany

Experiences from a communication campaign to foster adaptation to increasing heat extremes
Torsten Grothmann, University of Oldenburg / e-fect, Germany

Changes in the heat-health relationship across the USA, 1975-2010: adaptation and its limits
Scott Sheridan, Kent State Institute, USA

Assessing costs and benefits of heat warning systems at European level: a methodological framework
Aline Chiabai, Basque Centre for Climate Change, Spain