Regional Initiative for the Assessment of the Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources on Socio-Economic Vulnerability in the Arab Region (RICCAR)

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute ;
Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands; United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction ; United Nations University-Institute for Water, Environment and Heath ;

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12:45    Opening and Welcome. Ms. Esse Nilsson, Sida, Sweden (tbc)

12:50    RICCAR Overview. Ms. Carol Chouchani Cherfane, ESCWA

12:55    Climate Data and Climate Data Rescue. Dr. Bruce Stewart, WMO (tbc)

13:00    Regional Climate Modelling Linked to Hydrological Assessment in the Arab Region. Dr. Phil Graham, SMHI, Sweden

13:15    Hydrological Modelling: Case Study on the Medjerda Basin (Tunisia). Dr. Ihab Jnad, ACSAD,  Syria

13:25    Vulnerability Assessment Working Group: Progress to Date. Dr. Fouad Abousamra, UNEP/ROWA

13:30    Regional Cooperation for Informing Climate Change Assessment for Adaptation. Dr. Matthias Bartels, ACCWaM/GIZ , Egypt

13:35    Questions & Answers

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