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Climate Change and International Transport

Climate Change Impacts on International Transport Networks
Joint UNECE – UNCTAD Workshop
8 September 2010, Geneva

 

Programme

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Background paper

 

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French

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Russian

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Presentations

 

 

Prof. Martin BENISTON(University of Geneva, Switzerland) - Climatic change and transportation: the scientific basis

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Dr. Pascal PEDUZZI(UNEP/GRID-Europe) - Extreme events from climate change: their related impacts on transport & connectivity

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Dr. Ulrich EBEL(Swiss Re) - Insurance Risk in a Changing Climate

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Mr. Philippe CRIST(ITF/OECD) - Climate Change Impacts on Transport: An Overview

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Prof. Christopher BAKER(Centre for Railway Research and Education, University of Birmingham, UK) - Climate change and the railways

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Mr. Jerzy WISNIEWSKI(International Union of Railways, UIC) - Adaptating Rail Infrastructure to Climate Change

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Mr. Robert M GALBRAITH(Jacobs Engineering, UK) - Road networks: a Scottish perspective

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Mr. Bas TURPIJN(Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management, Netherlands) - Climate Change and Inland Waterway Transport

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Prof. Hercules HARALAMBIDES(MEL, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands) - On Containing CO2 Emissions in International Ocean Transportation: Some thoughts on the Case of Slow-Steaming

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Mr. Austin BECKER(Stanford University, USA) - Impacts of climate change on seaports: results of a global survey

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Mr. Michael SAVONIS(Department of Transportation, USA) - Climate Change: An Adaptation Challenge for US Transportation

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Registration form

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Map Palais des Nations

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