• 04
    Jun
    2013
  • 04
    Jun
    2014
Expert meeting
Research Dialogue 5, SBSTA 38

Time:

16:00 - 19:00

Venue:

Saal Bonn, Hotel Maritim

City:

Bonn

Country:

Germany

4 June 2013, 15:00-18:00, Saal Bonn, Hotel Maritim, Bonn

Chair: Mr. Richard Muyungi, Chair of the SBSTA

Agenda (88 kB)

Summary report by the Chair (81 kB)

Webcast

Recent developments in global climate information

Presenter and Organization

Presentation

Prof. Jean-Pascal van Ypersele, Vice Chair of the IPCC

Towards the Fifth Assessment report of the IPCC (3657 kB)

Dr. Sybil Seitzinger, on behalf of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) and the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)

Global science updates from international research programmes and organizations - Including on global carbon budget, regional temperature timelines, sea-level rise, climate predictions, black carbon (2604 kB)

Emerging scientific findings: ecosystems and GHG emissions and removals from sources, sinks and reservoirs, including terrestrial ecosystems

Presenter and Organization

Presentation

Prof. Dmitry Zamolodchikov and Prof. Andrey Sirin, Russian Federation

Management of different terrestrial ecosystems under a changing climate (3015 kB)

Prof. Mitsuru Osaki, Japan

Estimation of carbon and their fluxes in tropical peatlands: Results from a Japan-Indonesia joint project (2929 kB)

Dr. Sybil Seitzinger, on behalf of the IGBP, the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP) and
DIVERSITAS

Overview of findings and results from international research programmes and organizations, including on terrestrial and coastal and marine ecosystems - Including on seagrass habitats and their decline; integration of biodiversity and ecosystems into climate change modelling (1369 kB)

Dr. Arturo Sanchez-Azofeifa, Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI)

Carbon fluxes in tropical dry forests and savannas: Human, ecological and biophysical dimensions (4881 kB)

Needs for climate change research and developments in research-related capacity-building

Presenter and Organization

Presentation

Dr. Andrew Matthews, Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) Regional capacity development, new opportunities on adaptation (1502 kB)
Dr. Sybil Seitzinger, on behalf of the IGBP, WCRP and START Regional capacity development and use of regional climate information - Including on downscaling (CORDEX, Africa), use of climate information for agriculture; START capacity-building workshops and activities (838 kB)
Dr. Cynthia Rosenzweig, PROVIA Research priorities for vulnerability, impacts and adaptation (230 kB)

Language:

English