2017 International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA) conference

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4 - 7 April 2017

Conference theme: Impact Assessment’s Contribution to the Global Efforts in Addressing Climate Change

Climate change represents a key challenge to the sustainability of global ecosystems and human prosperity in the 21st century.  Climate change goes beyond project impacts, as it affects many diverse global issues:  from water, food, and energy security to impacts on human rights and vulnerable peoples. Global climate change raises important questions of international and intergenerational justice.

IA science and practice are strongly challenged by climate change. IA will contribute to ensuring that future development outcomes are not jeopardized by present-day decisions, and to identifying resilient adaptation measures to reduce and manage the adverse effects of climate change.

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IAIA17 conference
Venue
Le Centre Sheraton Montréal Hôtel
Country
Canada
When
4 April 2017 09:00 - 7 April 2017 17:45