The Policy & Practice of Climate Change & Water

9th Meeting of UNECE Task Force on Water and Climate

The Task Force on Water and Climate under the Water Convention is responsible for activities related to adaptation to climate change in transboundary basins, including flood and drought management, in accordance with the programme of work for 2016-2018 of the Water Convention.

The ninth meeting of the Task Force on Water and Climate aims to discuss, plan and provide guidance to the implementation of the activities on water and climate under the programme of work for 2016-2018 of the Water Convention as well as to discuss future activities in this framework.

When: 13 December
Where: Palais des Nations, Salle XII; Geneva, Switzerland
How to Register: Visit the event website to find out more

The meeting is open to experts representing governmental authorities, the private sector, non-governmental and international organizations as well as other interested stakeholders. Focal points are requested to disseminate information on the meeting and to facilitate the nomination of relevant representatives of their respective countries.

The Task Force meeting will be preceded by the international workshop on water scarcity “Taking action in transboundary basins and reducing health impacts” (11-12 December 2017).

The working languages are English, French, Russian and Spanish.