• 11
    Apr
    2007
  • 14
    Apr
    2007
Workshop
Asian regional workshop on adaptation 11-13 April presentations

Time:

01:00 - 00:59

Venue:

The Department of Science, Technology & Education of the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture

City:

Beijing

Country:

China

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

 Nairobi Work Programme

Mr. Roberto Acosta

UNFCCC secretariat

 Recent Developments on Adaptation under UNFCCC  

Objectives of the workshop and background

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Youssef Nassef

UNFCCC secretariat

 Objectives of the workshop

Mr. Mozaharul Alam

Resource person

 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

 Climate Data for Adaptation

Mr. William Westermeyer

GCOS Secretariat

 The Global Climate Observing System and Adaptation

Mr. Guoyu Ren 

China

 Systematic Observation in Asian Developing Countries

Impact, vulnerability and adaptation assessments

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Ms. Tatyana Ososkava

Uzbekistan

 Uzbekistan Experience in V&A Assesment,  Needs & Concerns

Ms. Xianfu Lu

UNDP

 Climate Change Impacts, Vulnerabilitu and Adaptation Assessments: Methodological Issues

Session 2: Adaptation planning and implementation

Agriculture and food security

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Ngyuyen Mong Cuong

Viet Nam

 Activities on Climat Change Adaptation in Vietnam's Agriculture Sector

Mr. Erda Lin

China

 Adaptation of Chinese Agriculture to Climate Change: Policy Implications of Mainstreaming

Ms. Nandintsetseg Banzragch

Mongolia

 Potential Impacts of Climate Change & Evaluation of Adaptation Measures for Livestock Sector, Magnolia

Water resources

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Ancha Srinivasan

Institute for Global Environmental Strategies

 Mainstreaming Adaptation Concerns in Management of Water Resources in Asia: Progress & Challenges

Ms. Nailya Mustaeva

Tajikistan

 Impact of Climate Warming on Glaciers and Water Resources in Tajikistan and Central Asia

Mr. Rafig Verdiyev

Azerbaijan 

 Vulnerability and Adaptation of Water Resources of Azerbaijan to Climate Changes

Costal zones

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Senaka Bandara Basnayake

Sri Lanka

 Assessing Adaptation Responses to Climate Change in Coastal Zones of Sri Lanka 

Ms. Rosa Perez

Philippines

 Adaptation Planning for the Coastal Sector

Health

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Jeffery Spickett

World Health Organization

 Planning and Adaptation in the Health Sector: Contribution by WHO

Mountainous regions

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Iyngararasan Mylvakanam

Asian Institute of Technology

 Addressing Glacial Melt in the Asian-Pacific Region

Mr. Purushottam Ghimire

Nepal

 Upland-Lowland Interrelationship, Vulnerability and Adaptation

Language:

English