Masterclass on 'Climate Adaptation: from Theory to Implementation'
This workshop aims to build Australian understanding and capacity by providing researchers and decision-makers with the latest international thinking on climate change adaptation. The event features some of the world’s leading climate change adaptation thinkers and practitioners and is geared toward researchers and policy/decision makers, especially those in their early and mid-careers.
Links to summaries, PDF downloads, and streaming videos of the presentations are available below.
Adaptation in a Changing Climate - Roger Pulwarty, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The Limits to Adaptation and Maladaptation - Jon Barnett, University of Melbourne
Decision-making in an Uncertain World - Rob Lempert, RAND Corporation
Linking Global Science and Local Knowledge - Thomas Wilbanks, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
The Art and Science of Linking Science with Practice - Susanne Moser, Susan Moser Research & Consulting, USA
Hazard Response: Reducing Risk or Vulnerability? - Lisa Schipper, Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden
Prioritising Adaptation Actions for the Conservation of Biodiversity - Stephen Williams, James Cook University
Adaptation in Developing Countries - Pauline Dube, University of Botswana
Climate Projections and Adaptation - Clare Goodess, University of East Anglia