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Event Regional Meeting: Adaptation to Climate Change in the Maghreb: Review and Outlook

The "Regional Meeting: Adaptation to Climate Change in the Maghreb: Review and Outlook", will be organized by the National Committee of IGBP Morocco, in 16-17 March 2010 in Casablanca, with the CCAA support from IDRC.

This meeting has three objectives:

  • Strengthen the ability of scientists, organizations, policymakers and other stakeholders to contribute to adaptation to climate change;
  • Encourage better understanding of the findings of scientists and research organizations in regard to climate variability and climate change;
  • To provide policy makers the scientific data of good quality.

Target Audience:

  • Researchers
  • Policy-makers
  • NGOs
  • Journalists

This meeting is held on the sidelines of the UN Conference on Climate Change, scheduled at the Copenhagen Summit of December 7 to 18, 2009.

The axes of this meeting are:

  • Adaptation to environmental security in the Maghreb (extreme heat, water resources, drought, floods, desertification, forest fires, coastal erosion and continental, health, biodiversity)
  • Adaptation of food security in the Maghreb (agriculture: spatial, species, new agricultural regional distribution, etc.)
  • Adaptation of energy security in the Maghreb (energy efficiency, renewable energy, socio economic, etc.)
  • Reality of adaptation to the Maghreb countries; statements places: constraints and challenges

Dates to remember:

  • Submission of abstracts before: Janvier, 15, 2010
  • Correction to authors: February, 1, 2010
  • Final program on:                    February, 15, 2010
  • Sending full text before:           March, 1, 2010
  • Holding of the meeting:            16-17 March 2010

Programme Prévisionnelle :

 

Programme :

Mardi 16 mars 2010

Mercredi 17 mars 2010

08:00 - 09:00

Enregistrement

 

09:00 - 09:30

Plénière d'ouverture

conférence magistrale plénière Sessions 3

09:30 - 10:00

Session 3 : présentations orales

10:00-10:30

Pause café / Session poster

10:30-11:00

conférence magistrale plénière

Session 1

Session 3 : présentations orales

11:00 - 12:00

Session 1: présentations orales

Session 3 : présentations orales

12:00 - 13:00

Session 1: présentations orales

Session 3 : discussion ouverte

13:00 - 14:00

Pause Déjeuner

14:00 - 14:30

conférence magistrale plénière Session 2

Session de conclusions, recommandations et de clôture

14:30 - 15:30

Session 2: Présentations orales

15:30 - 16:00

Pause café / Session poster

16:00 - 16:30

Session 2: Présentations orales

Assemblée Générale :

CN IGBP et AMERCE

16:30 - 18:00

Sessions 1 & 2:

discussion ouverte

 

Contact information Prof. Dr. Med-Saïd KARROUK, Centre de Recherche de Climatologie (CEREC), Casablanca (Maroc) (email: karrouksaid@yahoo.com ; ClimDev.Maroc@Gmail.Com ; CEREC@UnivH2M.Ac.Ma)
Phone: +212 661 156 051 Fax. +212 522 705 100
Event type Seminar
File link n/a
Source Centre de Recherche de Climatologie (CEREC)
Subject(s) METHTODOLOGY - STATISTICS - DECISION AID , RISKS AND CLIMATOLOGY
Relation http://www.semide.net/topics/climatechange
Geographical coverage Morocco
Address Casablanca, Morocco
Organizer The National Committee of IGBP Morocco, with the CCAA support from IDRC
Target audience Regional
Period [16/03/2010 - 17/03/2010]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH , FRENCH
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