SC 5.2 Ecosystem management for nature protection and climate adaptation

 Thursday 12 May, 11.00 – 12.45, Zaal Staal

Chair Mandy Barnett, South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa
Rapporteur Olaf Meynecke, Griffith University, Australia

Effectiveness of local sand nourishment for safety and ecosystem preservation
Matthijs Boersema, HZ University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands

Adaptation in dryland ecosystems: sivopastoral farmer led initiatives in semi-arid region of Pakistan
Sahibzada Irfanullah Khan, Sustainable Land Management Programme to Combat Land Degradation and Desertification in Pakistan, Pakistan

Adapting communities to climate change vulnerabilities: case of Mweru-Luapula fishery, Zambia
Noah Chongo, Network for Environmental Concerns and Solutions (NECOS), Zambia

Mobility as an adaptation response in Samburu, Kenya: gendering the debate
Nitya Rao, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom

Floating garden: climate smart technology for food security in flooded ecosystem of Bangladesh
Alimur Rahman, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Bangladesh