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UNFCCC Asian Regional Workshop on Adaptation
 
11-13 April, Beijing, China


Presentations

 

Welcome and opening

Recent developments on adaptation under the UNFCCC

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Ms. Olga Pilifosova UNFCCC secretariat (PDF) Nairobi Work Programme
Mr. Roberto Acosta UNFCCC secretariat (PDF) Recent Developments on Adaptation under UNFCCC  

Objectives of the workshop and background

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Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Youssef Nassef UNFCCC secretariat (PDF) Objectives of the workshop
Mr. Mozaharul Alam Resource person (PDF) Background Paper on Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation to Cimate Change in Asia

Session 1: Integrated impact and vulnerability assessments

Systematic observation, data and monitoring

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr.Buruhani Nyenzi World Metheorological Organization (PDF) Climate Data for Adaptation
Mr. William Westermeyer GCOS Secretariat (PDF) The Global Climate Observing System and Adaptation
Mr. Guoyu Ren  China (PDF) Systematic Observation in Asian Developing Countries

Impact, vulnerability and adaptation assessments

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Party/Organization

Subject

Ms. Tatyana Ososkava Uzbekistan (PDF) Uzbekistan Experience in V&A Assesment,  Needs & Concerns
Ms. Xianfu Lu UNDP (PDF) Climate Change Impacts, Vulnerabilitu and Adaptation Assessments: Methodological Issues

Session 2: Adaptation planning and implementation

Agriculture and food security

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Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Ngyuyen Mong Cuong Viet Nam (PDF) Activities on Climat Change Adaptation in Vietnam's Agriculture Sector
Mr. Erda Lin China (PDF) Adaptation of Chinese Agriculture to Climate Change: Policy Implications of Mainstreaming
Ms. Nandintsetseg Banzragch Mongolia (PDF) Potential Impacts of Climate Change & Evaluation of Adaptation Measures for Livestock Sector, Magnolia

Water resources

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Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Ancha Srinivasan Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (PDF) Mainstreaming Adaptation Concerns in Management of Water Resources in Asia: Progress & Challenges
Ms. Nailya Mustaeva Tajikistan (PDF) Impact of Climate Warming on Glaciers and Water Resources in Tajikistan and Central Asia
Mr. Rafig Verdiyev Azerbaijan  (PDF) Vulnerability and Adaptation of Water Resources of Azerbaijan to Climate Changes

Costal zones

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Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Senaka Bandara Basnayake Sri Lanka (PDF) Assessing Adaptation Responses to Climate Change in Coastal Zones of Sri Lanka 
Ms. Rosa Perez Philippines (PDF) Adaptation Planning for the Coastal Sector

Health

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Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Jeffery Spickett World Health Organization (PDF) Planning and Adaptation in the Health Sector: Contribution by WHO

Mountainous regions

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Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Iyngararasan Mylvakanam Asian Institute of Technology (PDF) Addressing Glacial Melt in the Asian-Pacific Region
Mr. Purushottam Ghimire Nepal (PDF) Upland-Lowland Interrelationship, Vulnerability and Adaptation