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2022

Launch of the WASP brief on the Global Goal on Adaptation

Launch of the WASP brief on the Global Goal on Adaptation

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14 November 2022
On Monday 14th of November, at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt,  WASP launched the sixth science for adaptation policy brief on the Global Goal on Adaptation at the GEF-GCF Pavilion to share the latest status of the Global Goal on Adaptation, discuss how to operationalize the Global Goal on Adaptation, and what are the gaps/priorities in adaptation science to support setting, tracking, and fullfilling the Global Goal on Adaptation.
Kick off of the run-up phase to Adaptation Futures 2023 conference at COP27

Kick off of the run-up phase to Adaptation Futures 2023 conference at COP27

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12 November 2022
Kick off of the run-up phase to Adaptation Futures 2023 conference in Montréal, 2-6 October 2023 took place in the Canadian Pavilion at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. 
WASP moments at the COP27 in Egypt

WASP moments at the COP27 in Egypt

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12 November 2022
The 27th Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC (COP27)  is currently taking place from 6 to 18 November 2022, in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.  Despite changlleges with logistics and travels,  many of the WASP members attend the COP 27 and have bilaterial discussions with the head of the Secretarait, Maarten Kappelle.
WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at COP27

WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at COP27

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12 November 2022
On Satureday 12th of November, the Adaptation Day of COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt,  WASP Chair, Dr. Youssef Nassef, is speaking about adaptation solutions for sustainable agriculture at COP27.
Adaptation Gap Report event at COP27

Adaptation Gap Report event at COP27

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12 November 2022
On Satureday 12th of November, the Adaptation Day of COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt,  Chief Editor Dr. Henry Neufeldt presented the WASP-supported UNEP Adaptation Gap Report 2022 at the Nordic Pavilion to introduce the key findings from this report. 
Technical Dialogue on the Global Stocktake at COP27

Technical Dialogue on the Global Stocktake at COP27

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11 November 2022
The group of experts who completed the work of the Technical Dialogue on the Global Stocktake during COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh on 11 November 2022. 
WASP present at the SBSTA 56 in Bonn

WASP present at the SBSTA 56 in Bonn

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11 June 2022
The 56th session of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) is currently taking place from 6 to 16 June 2022, in Bonn, Germany.
WASP presents at UNFCCC Bonn Climate Change Conference

WASP presents at UNFCCC Bonn Climate Change Conference

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10 June 2022
The UNFCCC  Climate Change Conference is currently taking place in Bonn , designed to lay the groundwork for success at COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.
WASP Management Group Meeting

WASP Management Group Meeting

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24 May 2022
On Tuesday 24th of May, the Management Group (MG) of WASP had a virtual meeting.
2022 World Food Prize Awarded to WASP Member Cynthia Rosenzweig

2022 World Food Prize Awarded to WASP Member Cynthia Rosenzweig

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10 May 2022
Cynthia Rosenzweig, a senior research scientist and head of the Climate Impacts Group at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York City and co-chair of the World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) in the Science Committee, received the 2022 World Food Prize from the World Food Prize Foundation on May 5.

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