16 May 2019 - 17 May 2019 | Lisbon, Portugal
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16 May 2019 - 17 May 2019
Lisbon, Portugal
European Maritime Day

Theme: Climate action

Title of the workshop: Adaptation to 1.5C of global warming in ocean and coasts: Urgent action

Organizers:

  • Future Ocean Alliance 
  • Centro Tecnológico del Mar

Summary: 

Exchange of experiences to raising awareness on the need for a coordinated framework across scales of governance, to articulate a policy interface for ocean-coasts in global climate action. What are the best and innovative practices in adaptation and finance mechanisms for adaption?; What works and what does not?; What kind of capacity, knowledge and research is needed to address impacts and to build a blue economy climate resilient?

Moderator:

  • Isabel Torres de Noronha - President, association Future Ocean Alliance (FOA)

Speakers:

  • Mr. Bernhard Friess, Director, Directorate of Maritime Policy and Blue Economy, DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, European Commission
  • Ms. Thelma Krug, Vice-President, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
  • Ms. Daria Povh Skugor, Senior Programme Officer, UNEP-PAP/RAC, Barcelona Convention.
  • Ms. María Luz Macho Eiras, Vice-Director General, Meteorology and Climate Change, Meteogalicia, Xunta de Galicia & Ms. Belén Martín Míguez, Senior Programme Officer, CETMAR, Spain.
  • Ms. Catarina Freitas, Director & Mr. Nuno Lopes, Head of Division, Department for Innovation, Environment, Climate and Sustainability, Almada Municipality, Portugal. 
  • Ms. Isabel Torres de Noronha - President, Future Ocean Alliance, Ocean climate action: future directions towards climate resilient ocean and coasts.
  • Talanoa Dialogue: 1 minute per intervention

Registration

Closed since 13 May 2019

Location

Congress Center Lisboa

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Meetings

Participants 760
Meetings 314

Participants

Albania 7
Argentina 1
Australia 1
Austria 1
Belgium 98
Bosnia And Herzegovina 1
Brazil 6
Bulgaria 12
Canada 1
Chile 1
Colombia 2
Croatia 9
Cyprus 1
Czech Republic 1
Denmark 18
Ecuador 3
Egypt 1
Estonia 8
Finland 27
France 76
Georgia 1
Germany 57
Ghana 1
Greece 29
Hungary 1
Iceland 3
Ireland 27
Israel 1
Italy 77
Korea, Republic Of 2
Latvia 16
Lebanon 1
Lithuania 6
Luxembourg 5
Macau 1
Malta 8
Monaco 2
Montenegro 1
Morocco 3
Netherlands 37
New Zealand 1
Nigeria 2
Norway 10
Panama 1
Poland 21
Portugal 691
Reunion 1
Romania 11
Russia 4
Saudi Arabia 1
Serbia 1
Slovenia 5
South Africa 1
Spain 83
Sweden 19
Switzerland 3
Thailand 1
Trinidad And Tobago 1
Tunisia 1
Turkey 8
Ukraine 4
United Kingdom 42
United States 2
Total 1468

Participants

Company 348
University 208
R&D Institution 126
Association/Agency 199
Authority/Government 399
Other 188
Total 1468