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2021

WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at AF2020

WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at AF2020

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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

WASP Chair Dr. Youssef Nassef speaking at ECCA 2021

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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

UNU joins WASP

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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

GEF has joined the WASP

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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

WASP session at the Gobeshona conference

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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. 

2020

UNFCCC Research Dialogue Special Event on WASP Science and Adaptation Policy Briefs

UNFCCC Research Dialogue Special Event on WASP Science and Adaptation Policy Briefs

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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

Welcome New Chair

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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. 

2019

COP25 Side Events

COP25 Side Events

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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

Adaptation Futures High-Level Plenary Session on Resourcing Adaptation

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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

WASP's Participation in ECCA 2019

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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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