14:00 - 15:30
Session 4.4: From Mountains to Deltas – adapting to climate change along South Asia’s major rivers (continuation of session 3.4)

Dialogue session 

Which will address the way science can lead to impact, how important climate adaptation in South Asia is on a global scale, and with special attention to links with the Netherlands. And we look ahead and discuss a future science and impact agenda; what do we need to know more, and how can this contribute to action?

90 minutes:

20 minute keynote, 10 minute presentation on visualizing climate and water impacts, 45 minute dialogue (facilitated by Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga), 10 minute video, 5 minute reflection. 

Panellist: Martien Beek, Deputy Head at the department of Marine and International Water Affairs, Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, Marcella D’Souza (managing director WOTR – NGO), Ivo Demmers Head of Sustainable Water Management Programme (Wageningen UR). facilitated by Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga, Delta Alliance and Wageningen UR.”


C3040 -
    • Chair - C. Siderius
Critical moments and adapting to South Asia’s future water gap
  • Speaker - H. Biemans
Local perspectives on adaptation in India