September, 2021

27sep12:00 pm2:00 pmOcean and Climate Change: Building Adaptation, Mitigation, and Resilience

Event Details

Register here: https://bit.ly/3l6OAff

Organised by:
The One Ocean Hub for the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Climate Adaptation
and Resilience Online Series.

The event is aimed to
explore the impacts of climate change and strategies to build adaptation and
mitigation processes. It will also showcase the One Ocean Hub research on
climate change impacts and building adaptation and resilience that is built on
existing networks in some of our focus countries. The One Ocean Hub adopts
inter- and trans-disciplinarity. We work with stakeholders and experts from
varied disciplines including marine science, law, anthropology, sociology,
history, and arts. 

 

Panellists

1.
Dr Bernadette Snow (the University of
Strathclyde, UK) “Building Coastal Resilience: the Case Study of Algoa Bay,
South Africa.”

2.     Dr John Ansah and Dr Gina Yaa Oduro (the University of Cape Coast, Ghana),
“Benefits and Cautions around Adaptation Measures: Bringing the Voices of
Marginalised Communities”.

3.     Dr Lynne Shannon (the University of Cape Town, South Africa), Dr Kelly
Ortega Cisneros (the University of Cape Town & Nelson Mandela University,
South Africa), and Dr Emannuel Acheampong (the University of Cape Coast,
Ghana), “Climate Change and Sustainable Fisheries: Developing a Model for
Adaptation.”

4.  Professor Murray Roberts (the University of Edinburgh, UK) “Climate
Change and Deep-Sea Ecosystems.”

5.
Professor Elisa Morgera (the University
of Strathclyde, UK), “The Nexus between Ocean, Climate Change, Biodiversity,
and Human Rights.”

 

Time

(Monday) 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Virtual

Organiser

The One Ocean Hub[email protected] The University of Strathclyde, Lord Hope Building 141 St James Road, Glasgow, Room No. 232, Glasgow, G4 0LT, United Kingdom

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