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2.10.2012: ADWICE Stakeholder Exchange Conference 2012

Sep 18th, 2012 |

Within the framework of the Adapting Drinking Water resources to the Impacts of Climate change in
Europe (ADWICE) project of the European Commission (DG ENV), we are pleased to inform you that
registration is now open for the following one-day event:
ADWICE Stakeholder Exchange Conference 2012
Adapting Drinking Water Resources to the Impacts of Climate change in Europe
2 October 2012, Brussels (Belgium)
The aims of the event are three-fold, namely:
- Discuss the understanding of the impacts of climate change on drinking water resources in all
regions of the EU, the vulnerability of water resources and the measures that may be taken to
mitigate or adapt.
- Present and discuss draft results of the ADWICE study with stakeholder groups
- Receive feedback from stakeholders, in particular to gather illustrations and best practices, and
feedback on preliminary recommendations
Agenda:
09:15 – 10:00 Registration and coffee
10:00 – 12:45 Opening plenary: The ADWICE project (presentations and interactive discussion)
Understanding of impacts; Vulnerability assessment; Mitigation/adaptation measures
13:00 – 14:15 Lunch break
14:15 – 15:15 Parallel sessions A: Impacts, vulnerability to Climate Change
- Session A1: Climate change impacts water quantity
- Session A2: Climate change impacts water quality
15:30 – 16:30 Parallel sessions B: Adaptation and mitigation measures in different geographic zones
- Session B1 – Northern Europe
- Session B2 – Mediterranean countries
- Session B3 – Western and Eastern Europe
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 – 17:30 Conclusion Plenary
Registration is open: The event is free of charge. There are limited places, please save your place now.
Venue: Les Ateliers des Tanneurs, 58-62 , rue des Tanneurs 1000 Brussels – Belgium
For further information on the conference, vis

Within the framework of the Adapting Drinking Water resources to the Impacts of Climate change in Europe (ADWICE) project of the European Commission (DG ENV), the ADWICE Stakeholder Exchange Conference 2012: Adapting Drinking Water Resources to the Impacts of Climate change in Europe is being organized on 2 October 2012, Brussels (Belgium)

The aims of the event are three-fold, namely:

- Discuss the understanding of the impacts of climate change on drinking water resources in all regions of the EU, the vulnerability of water resources and the measures that may be taken to mitigate or adapt.

- Present and discuss draft results of the ADWICE study with stakeholder groups

- Receive feedback from stakeholders, in particular to gather illustrations and best practices, and feedback on preliminary recommendations

For more information on the Agenda and the venue of the event, please click here.





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