The World Agroforestry Centre and the ASB Partnership for the Tropical Forest Margins would like to alert you to the following COP16 events focused on climate change, agriculture, and food security.
DECEMBER 4th, Agriculture and Rural Development Day 2010
Gran Meliá Cancun Hotel, Boulevard Kukulkan Km. 16.5
EVENT: Roundtable discussion 1 : How can intensification of agriculture contribute to climate change mitigation and greater food security, as well as be sustainable?
More information : http://www.agricultureday.org/roundtable-discussions#1
14.30 p.m.–15.00 p.m.
EVENT: Presentation of poster “Landscapes Approaches to Climate Change in Forestry and Agriculture” related to Theme III – Integrated approaches to agriculture and forestry at the Ideas Marketplace
DECEMBER 5th, Forest Day 2010
Cancun Center, Conventions and Exhibitions, Boulevard Kukulcan KM. 9 First floor, Zona Hotelera
10.45 p.m.–12.15 p.m.
EVENT: ICRAF as co-host on the sub-plenary session: Adaptation Now: Options for transforming landscapes to build climate change resilience (including a short film by John Liu on landscape transformation in several countries)
More information: http://www.forestsclimatechange.org/index.php?id=366
16.15 p.m.–17.45 p.m.
EVENT: Learning event 4: REDD and Agricultural drivers of deforestation
More information: http://www.forestsclimatechange.org/index.php?id=371
07.30 a.m.–7.00 p.m.
Cancún Center, Conventions & Exhibitions, 3rd Floor
ASB will display a poster on the REDD-ALERT project.
More information: http://www.redd-alert.eu/
Moon Palace Hotel/Cancun Messe, Mamey room
15.00 p.m.–16.30 p.m.
SIDE EVENT : REDD readiness and whole landscape accounting: the nuts and bolts of preparing for equitable, efficient and effective REDD+, and the need to extend to AFOLU.
Sol Room, ground floor, Moon Palace Azteca/Expo Centre 16.30-17.00