The European Commission released the new and more ambitious EU Climate Adaptation Strategy on 24 February, 2021. The Strategy complements the proposed European Climate Law and sets to foster adaptive capacity and socially-just transformations to climate-resilient society, fully adapted to the unavoidable impacts of climate change. During this event, members of adaptation and disaster risk reduction communities will discuss how to reach these goals and accelerate adaptation actions.
On behalf of the European Commission, DG CLIMA, the Foundation Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change organises a The event will mobilise the climate adaptation community and provide forum for reflecting on the role of science and innovation in general, and how climate adaptation community can contribute to meeting the goals of the Strategy.
When? 25 & 26 February
What? Three parallel community workshops from 14.00 to 16.00 CET on both days, and high-level policy panels from 16.15 to 18.00 CET on both days.
The event will be recorded. Streams will be available on the European Commission YouTube channel.