SC 6.4 Planning for climate change

 Thursday 12 May, 13.45 – 15.30, Diamond Room I

Chair Paulina Aldunce, University of Chile, Chile
Rapporteur Valerie Eijrond, Wageningen UR, the Netherlands

Heat vulnerability index for London: an update
Tanja Wolf, Geography, King’s College London, United Kingdom / World Health Organization (WHO), Germany

Development of heat wave health plan in South Asian Plains
Ali Tauqeer Sheikh, LEAD Pakistan, Pakistan

Application of ClimAdaPT: local to Vila Franca do Campo Municipality (Azores, Portugal)
Helena Palado, Municipality of Vila Franca do Campo, Portugal

Cost-effectiveness of adaptation strategies to increase the resiliency of power distribution poles
Sigridur Bjarnadottir, University of Hartford, USA

Managing rainfall risks in agriculture: a case study on index-based micro-insurance in Senegal
Lena Weingärtner, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands