La Casa Encendida, Ronda de Valencia, 2, 29012, Madrid

A space for joint reflection and discussion through brief oral presentations and workshops, with the participation of experts from National and European Administration, researchers, consultants and agrarian entities in the field of sustainable adaptation of agrarian systems to climate change in the Southern Risk Region, identified as one of the most vulnerable regions in the world to the impacts of global warming.

 

The main objective will be to share knowledge and participants project results on sessions covering the following topics: Impacts of climate change; adaptation policies and strategies; vulnerability assessment services and tools, sustainable adaptation measures and action plans and stakeholder participation.

Agenda

09.30     Reception

10.00     Wellcome. Representative La Casa Encendida;

Elena Barrios Barcia, LIFE Unit (MITECO);

Eduardo de Miguel Beascoechea, Director Fundación Global Nature (FGN)

Valvanera María Ulargui Aparicio, General Manager Spanish Office for Climate Change (MITECO)

10.15     SESSION 1. CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS ON MEDITERRANEAN AGRICULTURE, AND RELATED ADAPTATION POLICIES

  • “Spanish strategy and agrarian policies to adapt to climate change” Joaquín Rodríguez Chaparro, Adviser, Member of the General Secretariat of Agriculture and Food. Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Fishing and Food (MAPA)
  • “The EU Adaptation Strategy” Thaïs Leray, Policy Officer, Climate Change Adaptation, DG CLIMA, European Commission
  • “Common Agricultural Policy and adaptation to Climate Change” Nicola Di Virgilio, Policy Analyst, in DG AGRI, national expert from the Research Council of Italy, European Commission
  • “Impacts, consequences and measures for the adaptation to climate change of the agrarian sector” Margarita Ruiz Ramos, CEIGRAM UPM

11.15     Coffee Break

11.45     SESSION 2. CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION IN MEDITERRANEAN AGRICULTURE – A VIEW FROM THE FIELD

  • “LIFE AgriAdapt, main results on the Vulnerability assessment at pilot farms, & recommendations by agrarian systems” Jordi Domingo Calabuig, FGN
  • “Measures to adapt to climate change in the agriculture and livestock in Navarra Region. LIFE NAdapta”. Marta Goñi, INTIA
  • “Measures to adapt to climate change in vineyards”    Cristina Carlos, AssociaÇao para o desenvolvimento da Viticultura Duriense
  • “Measures to adapt agrarian systems to climate change, Info-AdaptAgri “ Javier Alejandre, UPA

12.45     SESSION 3. CLIMATE SERVICES, TOOLS AND MODELS, KNOWLEDGE SHARING

  • “Adaptecca Platform – Climate Change Scenarios viewer tool”. Anna Pons, LIFE Shara. Fundación Biodiversidad
  • “LIFE AgriAdapt: tools and webtool to assess vulnerability at farm level”. Vanessa Sánchez, FGN
  • The Adapt2Clima tool for supporting adaptation planning in agriculture (LIFE ADAPT2CLIMA Project). Christina Papadaskalopoulou. NTUA

13.30     SESSION 4. STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT: AWARENESS AND COMMUNICATION TO INVOLVE DIFFERENT STAKEHOLDERS.

  • “Listening to many voices: some thoughts on adaptation of agriculture to climate change” Ana Iglesias, UPM
  • “Networking to enhance adaptation to climate change in extensive livestock systems” Pedro María Herrera, Fundación Entretantos. “Proyecto Life Live-ADAPT”
  • “Tertulias do Montado” Helena Guimarães, ICAAM, Évora University
  • “CAP Climate Objectives and Coalition Por Otra PAC” Fernando Viñegla, Por Otra PAC
  • “Stakeholders Involvement in LIFE AgriAdapt”. Laura García Pierna, FGN

14.45     Lunch

16.30     PARALELL WORKING GROUPS:

  1. “Identifying gaps in strategies and policies for adaptation to climate change”
  2. “Communication and stakeholder’s engagement”

17.30     Conclusions and closure.

La Casa Encendida

Desde 1993 dedicados a la conservación de la naturaleza y la funcionalidad de los ecosistemas

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