SS-21(B) Part II - Water security and global-change adaptation: bridging science and policy

Topic: 3. Water security in a changing world
Date: 2017-05-31
Time from: 17:20:00
Time to: 18:50:00
Room: Salón Isla Mujeres

The Objective of these sessions is to disseminate and apply innovative science and conduct influential science-policy dialogues through the perspective of water security in a manner that strengthens global-change adaptation in the arid1 Americas. They comprise to undertake river basin assessments, to document human and ecosystem exposure to hydro-ecological and globalization processes, and to conduct science-policy dialogues to diagnose current adaptive capacity and promote climate change adaptation. The sessions are organized the project: Innovative Science and Influential Policy Dialogues For Water Security in the Arid Americas, supported by the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI -CRN3).