Programme: Webinars and High-Level Event

ECCA 2021 will be a virtual event, combining a series of webinars on critical climate adaptation challenges in May and June ramping up the key policy messages of the webinars into a high-level conference on 22 June 2021, which will be hosted by the European Commission as a stand-alone event with high-visibility within the R&I Days conference in Brussels.
Note: the number of on-site participants will be limited according to the COVID19 rules in force in June 2021. The high-level conference will be broadcast on Internet (programme will follow soon).

The topics for the 9 webinars, scheduled for May - June 2021 from 11:00 - 13:30 CET (tbc) are as follows:

25-May    Financing climate action: From climate proofing investments to mobilising funds
Champions: Giulia Galluccio - CMCC | Hans Sanderson - Aarhus University 
26-May    Climate change and health: Promoting wellbeing through climate action
Champion: Kristin Aunan - Cicero
27-May     Nature as a solution - For resilience, mitigation and sustainable development
Champion: Sergio Castellari - National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology 
31-May     360° view of climate impacts: Experiencing the future to plan adaptation
Champions: Christopher Reyer - PIK | Hanne Knaepen - ECDPM  
1-June    Living with Sea Level Rise: Approaches to coastal adaptation
Champion: Bart van den Hurk - Deltares
7-June     Climate action exchange – sharing knowledge and experience of what works across the EU
Champions: Lučka Kajfež Bogataj - University of Ljubljana |
Barbara Simonič - Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning, Slovenia  
8-June     At your service: Climate knowledge & information as enablers of climate action
Champion: Roger Street - University of Oxford 
9-June    Acting locally - citizen engagement and community mobilisation
Champion: Wolfgang Pfefferkorn - CIPRA     
Building back better: COVID recovery, resilience building and societal transformation
Champion: Elisabeth Worliczek - BOKU             

Go to the Organizers.