FACCE MACSUR workshop for policymakers 2017 (2017-05-11)

Climate change, adaptation and mitigation in agriculture across Europe
A FACCE MACSUR workshop for policymakers

11 May 2017
Brussels, Rue Montoyer 61
on the premises of the Representation of the State of Lower Saxony to the European Union

Following the workshop in 2016, this year's workshop will address the diversity of climate change impacts on agriculture across Europe and future research challenges.

Participation in the workshop is free.  


12:30 Registration/Lunch
  Presentations and Discussion
13:30  Presentation of the EEA Report »Climate change impacts and vulnerabilities in Europe 2016« — Hans-Martin Füssel, EEA
  Agriculture and climate change – Strategic planning and R&D in a global fertilizer company — Frank Brentrup, Yara International
  MACSUR case studies across Europe: opportunities and challenges for farming systems — Pier Paolo Roggero, Univ. Sassari
  Visions for MACSUR Phase 3 (2017-2020) — Floor Brouwer, Wageningen UR (LEI); Martin Banse, Thünen Institute
15:00 Coffee, Tea

Representative Agricultural Pathways for Europe — Introduction/Workshop/Discussion; Franz Sinabell, WIFO & Martin Schönhart, BOKU

   Presentation of group results
16:55 Conclusions
17:00 End

Funding and in-kind support were provided by The State of Lower Saxony, Thünen Institute, Norwegian Research Council, and German Federal Ministry of Education and Research