13 March 2009

The Hiroshima Initiative towards a Comprehensive Security for Seas and Oceans - A participatory workshop on Coastal Security in a Changing Climate – Manado, Indonesia – Application is currently open

UNITAR will host a participatory training workshop on Coastal Security in a Changing Climate from 11 to 12 May 2009, in Manado, Indonesia, on the occasion of the World Ocean Conference (11-15 May 2009).

Through a combination of paired presentations at the nexus of science and decision-making, breakout groups and plenary discussions, this workshop aims to identify concrete opportunities for institutional collaboration for climate risk management. Results-oriented discussion will enable participants to formulate constructive ideas for policymaking and transformative action for coastal communities.

The application for the workshop is currently open. All the information can be found on: http://www.unitar.org/hiroshima/programmes/shs09/Manado