Event

Fifth Session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (UNECE Water Convention)

Among other issues, Parties will consider the adoption of the draft Guidance on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change, which focuses on adaptation from a transboundary perspective, and ways to implement it. The Meeting will further discuss future cooperation on water and adaptation to climate change with the European Commission and with the Task Force on Extreme Weather Events under the Protocol on Water and Health, as well as future activities on transboundary flood risk management.  

dates: 10-12 November 2009   location: Geneva, Switzerland   www: http://www.unece.org/env/water/mop5.htm