Biodiversity and Health in the Face of Climate Change

27th Jun, 2017 to 29th Jun, 2017
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Monday, 29 May, 2017

This joint European conference organized by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the European Network of Heads of Nature Conservation Agencies (ENCA) explores the significant challenges climate change poses to biodiversity and health in Europe. 

The conference in Bonn will bring together experts from science, policy and practice to highlight and discuss the importance of biodiversity’s contribution to human health in the face of climate change. In this context health is considered in its physical, psychological and social dimension, including socio-environmental equity. The aim of the conference is to increase knowledge, share experiences and foster nature-based solutions to meet the challenges of climate change and health issues.

The conference is divided into three main areas (day 1: science, day 2: practice and implementation, day 3: policy and economy) and will feature presentations by leading experts in the fields of biodiversity, health and climate change.

Please visit the events' website to find out more about the speakers and the programme

Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (CAESAR)
Ludwig-Erhard-Allee 2