Voor het bijwonen van de openbare verdediging van mijn proefschrift.
are kindly invited to attend the defence of my PhD thesis entitled:
land use and water management activities to adapt to climate related risks in
the Netherlands and Hungary
Preceding the ceremony there will be a symposium, starting 13:00 in room LUMEN 1 (more below).
let me know about your availability, especially when you can join for
Terwisscha van Scheltinga, Catharien.Terwisscha@wur.nl
Naomi Leefmans, firstname.lastname@example.org
Your support for one of the following organisations is much appreciated:
A donation box will be available at the reception and graduation diner or you can use the account number above.
forward adaptation research'
May 2010 13:00 – 15:00
has quickly gained attention as an inevitable response to the challenges
posed by climate change. Alongside, adaptation research emerged as an
exciting, pioneering and fast growing research field. Over the last 20
years much progress was made. Bonds to other research fields were
strengthened as well as to policy making and decision support. With the
success of adaptation research comes a great responsibility to listen to
society, interact and deliver reliable results. At the same time results
are subjected to tougher scrutiny. Adaptation research is growing up. In
this symposium we aim to reflect on what has been achieved, what
opportunities and challenges lie ahead and where to go next. Together with
the audience, the speakers and panel may explore topics such as adaptation
and governance, adaptive management, addressing uncertainty, adaptation
assessment and communication of adaptation results. Thrusting the richness
of the discussion, we aim to summarise symposium results in a jointed
speakers and panel members include: