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WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at AF2020
08 October 2021
World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) Chair, Dr. Youssef Nassef, spoke at the valedictory session of the sixth Adaptation Futures conference on 8 October. Dr. Youssef Nassel officially announced the seventh Adaptation Futures conference will be hosted by Canada in October 2023.
WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at ECCA 2021
23 June 2021
World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) Chair, Dr. Youssef Nassef, spoke at the high-level panel of the European Climate Change Adaptation 2021 conference on 22 June 2021.
UNU joins WASP
08 June 2021
The United Nations University (UNU) joined WASP in June 2021. Shen Xiaomeng is representing UNU at the WASP Management Group.
GEF has joined the WASP
08 March 2021
GEF officially joined WASP in March 2021. Chizuru Aoki presents GEF at the WASP Management Group.
WASP session at the Gobeshona conference
20 January 2021
WASP organized a special session at the Gobeshona Conference on 20 January on sharing our vision, emerging research directions, and core activities.
UNFCCC Research Dialogue Special Event on WASP Science and Adaptation Policy Briefs
24 November 2020
WASP organized a UNFCCC Research Dialogue Special Event on WASP Science and Adaptation Policy Briefs: Launch and Stakeholder Engagement for 24 November, 16:00-17:00 pm CET.
Welcome New Chair
01 July 2020
The WASP chair, and co-chairs of its Science Committee and its Policy and Finance Committee, changed on 1 July 2020 after an initial two-year term.
COP25 Side Events
22 October 2019
WASP co-hosted two side events at COP 25 on the Programme and on the sixth Adaptation Futures conference, in the IPCC-WMO joint Pavillion and the India Pavillion.
Adaptation Futures High-Level Plenary Session on Resourcing Adaptation
28 September 2019
The TERI WASP co-led Sixth Adaptation Futures conference organized the online High-Level Plenary Session on Resourcing Adaptation, on 28 September 2020.
WASP's Participation in ECCA 2019
30 May 2019
Jian Liu, a former WASP Chair, stressed the rationale for WASP in a plenary presentation to some 1,500 participants at the 4th European Climate Change Adaptation (ECCA) conference in Lisbon, 30 May 2020.
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