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Regional Action on Climate Change (RACC) Alexandria 2015 Workshop

The first international Regional Action on Climate Change workshop (RACC Alexandria 2015) from February 22nd to 24th, 2015 at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt. RACC was first created in 2009 as a satellite workshop to the Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum held in Kyoto, Japan Taking the insights developed at the RACC, Japan, RACC Alexandria 2015 aims to gather eminent scientists and practitioners to come together and help local communities solve the underlying climate challenges in Africa and MENA region through sharing their experiences to achieve perceptions, solutions and future goals for the current challenging climate situations. The workshop theme is Climate Change and its Impacts: Sea Level Rise and Desertification in Africa and MENA region.

Opening Session
22/02/2015

10:00-11:30
Presentations
Socio-Economic Impacts of Sea Level Rise and Desertification
22/02/2015

12:00-01:30
Presentations
Biodiversity: Raising Awareness and Building Capacity
22/02/2015

2:30-4:30
Presentations
Actions on Climate Change in Africa and the MENA Region: Success Stories
22/02/2015

4:30-6:30
Presentations
Energy Constraints: Fossil Fuel Availability and Future of Renewable Energy
23/02/2015

11:00-12:30
Presentations
ICARDA as a Model of Resources Management
23/02/2015

3:00-4:30
Presentations
Closing Session: Experts Sharing Experiences “Implementing Successful Solutions to Tackle the Challenges of Climate Change Effectively in Africa and the MENA Region”
23/02/2015

5:00-6:30
Presentations
Food Security and Water Availability: How Shifts in Global Temperature Distribution Affect us
23/02/2015

9:00-10:30
Presentations