SC 5.3 Implementing ecosystem-based approaches for adaptation

 Thursday 12 May, 13.45 – 15.30, Zaal Staal

Chair Jos Verhoeven, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Rapporteur Olaf Meynecke, Griffith University, Australia

Adapting whale watching to climate change – a case study from the east coast of Australia
Olaf Meynecke, Griffith Centre for Coastal Management and Griffith Climate Change Response Program, Australia

Adaptation by wide green dikes: opportunity to improve biodiversity along the coast?
Jantsje van Loon-Steensma, Wageningen UR, the Netherlands

Vegetated foreshores as coastal protection strategy: coping with uncertainties and implementation
Stephanie Janssen, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

Protecting people and nature through ecosystem-based adaptation in the Atlantic Forest, Brazil
Lukas Hach, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany