• 18
    Apr
    2006
  • 21
    Apr
    2006
Workshop
Regional workshop on adaptation Lima

Time:

01:00 - 00:59

Venue:

Conference Lima

City:

Lima

Country:

Peru

Background

The UNFCCC secretariat has convened this workshop in accordance with  Decision 1/CP.10, under the guidance of the Chair of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation. The main objective of the workshop was to facilitate information exchange and integrated assessments to assist in identifying specific adaptation needs and concerns.

Report on the Latin American regional workshop on adaptation
Background paper on Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change in Latin America  
Final agenda


Presentations

Session 1  Introduction and background
Objectives of the workshop and recent developments on adaptation under the UNFCCC

Presenter

Party/Organization 

Subject

Mr. Youssef Nassef

UNFCCC Secretariat

 Structure and objectives of the workshop 

Mr. Roberto Acosta

UNFCCC Secretariat

 Adaptacion en el contexto de la CMNUCC

Background paper on “Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change in Latin America”

Presenter

Party/Organization 

Subject

Mr. Carlos Nobre

Resource person

 Impacts of climate change in Latin America

Mr. Luis Mata

Resource person

 Vulnerabilidad y adaptacion al cambio climatico en Latinoamerica

Session 2  Vulnerability and adaptation assessments

Vulnerability and adaptation assessments, including possible needs and concerns

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Leonidas Osvaldo Girardin

Argentina

 Vulnerabilidad y adaptacion en la Argentina 

Mr. Abel Centella

Cuba

 Vulnerability and adaptation in Cuba, the drought case

Ms. Mirza Castro

Honduras

 Vulnerabilidad actual de la cuenca del rio Aguan en Honduras

Mr. Freddy Picado Traña

Nicaragua

Experiencias de Nicaragua en evaluacion de la vulnerabilidad y adaptacion al cambio climatico   

Climate methods and tools - availability, applicability,  accessibility and training opportunities  

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Haroldo Machado Filho

Brasil

 Modelo regional de cambio global del clima modelo eta CPTEC

Mr. Carlos Nobre

Resource person

 Summary of recommendations

Mr. Yolando Velasco

UNFCCC Secretariat

 Regional hands-on training workshop on vulnerability and adaptation assessments 

Session 3  Adaptation planning and implementation

Adaptation planning and implementation, including possible needs and concerns

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Cesar Buitrago

Colombia

 Proyecto piloto de adaptacion (INAP) (4694 kB)

Mr. Roberto Villalobos

Costa Rica

 Estudio de caso vulnerabilidad actual del sistema hidrico de la zona noroeste del Valle Central

Mr. Juan Mancebo

Dominican Republic

 Proyecto marco para las politicas de adaptacion al cambio climatico (7210 kB)

Mr. Luis Cáceres

Ecuador

 La adaptacion al CC en Ecuador. Hacia donde vamos

Mr. Arnoldo Matus Kramer

México

 Mexico ante el cambio climatico 

Mr. Julio Garcia

Peru

 Mainstreaming adaptation into development, the Peruvian experience (5761 kB)

Mr. Leopoldo Macera Mesones

Peru

 El proceso de adaptacion en el Peru comunicacion y participacion ciudadana 

Ms. Silvia Llosa

ISDR 

 Reduccion del riesgo de desastres y adaptacion al cambio climatico

Mr. Walter Vergara

World Bank

Activities, lessons learned, work in progress and recommendations for Latin America

 Support from the GEF and its IAs

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Ricardo Sánchez Sosa

UNEP/ROLAC

 La sustentabilidad ambiental

Ms. Cecilia Falconi

UNDP

 UNDP’s support for climate change adaptation

Mr. Walter Vergara

World Bank

 Support through the World Bank on climate change in Latin America (11848 kB)

Session 4  Regional collaboration

Roundtable on south-south collaboration

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Emilio Sempris

CATHALAC 

 CATHALAC’s regional work on adaptation to climate variability and change

Mr. Oscar Paz

Bolivia

 Cooperacion sur cambio climatico vulnerabilidad y adaptacion

Roundtable on north-south collaboration

Presenter

Party/Organization

Subject

Mr. Julio Garcia
Mr. Jose Ramon Picatoste Ruggeroni

Peru
Spain

 Experiencias de la RIOCC 

Mr. Luis Cáceres

Ecuador

 La cooperacion Norte – Sur. Una reflexion

Mr. Oscar Paz

 Bolivia

The Netherlands Climate Assistance Programme

Language:

English