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Higher Education Symposium on Adapting to Climate Change

2009-6-10 (Wed) 10:30 a.m. -

The Role of Higher Education in Adapting to Climate Change

Date and time: June 10, 2009, 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Venue: U Thant International Conference Room, 3rd floor of United Nations University (UNU), Tokyo

Sponsor: UNU Institute for Sustainability and Peace (UNU-ISP) & The Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S)


A keynote speech and panel discussion will be held on the following four themes:
1) The concept of adaptation strategies for climate change
2) The effects of climate change and the need for countermeasures
3) Mainstreaming climate change adaptation into development
4) Innovation for adaptation
Language: English (simultaneous translation service will be available)
Attendance fee: There is no charge.
To apply, go to the website:
* Sign up with the online registration by June 8.


For more information, contact:

UNU Higher Education in Adapting to Climate Change Symposium Office


Date: 2009-6-10 (Wed) 10:30 a.m. -

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