Solutions and perspectives to fight climate change

Principal Scientist


Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change Foundation (CMCC) together with EFI, will celebrate the international day of forests taking stocks of the existing know-how, research activities and policies implementing sustainable forest management to support the role of forest to climate change mitigation and adaptation. Our Principal Scientist, Dr. Hans Verkerk, will talk about Climate-Smart Forestry: the missing link.

The seminar "Forests: solutions and perspectives to fight climate change" will be broadcasted via Go-to-Webinar. Register for it here.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.





Programme on March 21, 2019

15.05 Welcome and introduction
  Valentina Bacciu, CMCC – IAFES Division
15.05 Challenges and perspectives for a long-term vision in managing forests under climate change: the Italian case
  Marco Marchetti, University of Molise
15.25 Climate-Smart Forestry: the missing link
  Hans Verkerk, EFI
15.45 Managing forest fire to cope with climate change: adaptation and mitigation strategies
  Donatella Spano, University of Sassari and CMCC Foundation
16.05 Q&A session, moderated by Valentina Bacciu, CMCC – IAFES Division
16.25 Closing Remarks


Further info on how to participate is available on 

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