Veranstaltung 16.04.2018

Science Diplomacy supporting Climate Change Action in SADC

6 April 2018: Registration closes!

The Southern African Science Service Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) invites and welcomes SASSCAL researchers and stakeholders from science, policy, the public and private sector to the SASSCAL Science Symposium with the theme:  ‘Science Diplomacy supporting Climate Change Action in SADC’.

The overall aim of the Symposium is to provide a platform for sharing research outcomes from the scientific work that was managed by SASSCAL with specific emphasis on its contribution to climate change action in the SADC Region. SASSCAL will also use this opportunity to introduce the SASSCAL 2.0 research agenda to scientists, policy-makers and the public.

There will be the following thematic sessions:

  1. Water-Climate-Food Nexus
  2. Biodiversity – Climate-Food Security
  3. Forest Conservation-Climate-Livelihoods
  4. Agriculture-Climate-Food Security
  5. Science Policy Interface in SADC
  6. Data, Technology and Infrastructure
  7. Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management
  8. Climate Change impact on livelihoods and health
  9. Capacity Development in SADC
  10. Wetland monitoring, assessment and management in SADC

16 - 20 April 2018

Venue

Lusaka, Zambia

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