The Economics of Adaptation Forum

13/03/2013

This PRAC workshop focused on different sectors and the respective economics of adaptation.

Presentations

2013
Robert Sandford, Canadian Chair of the United Nations International Decade "Water for Life" - Storm Warning: The Social and Economic Consequences of Hydrologic Change
2013
Surren Kulshershtha, University of Saskatchewan - Droughts in the Prairies: Impacts, and Adaptation
2013
John McKenzie, SaskPower - SaskPower 40 Year Plan
2013
Gordon Sparks, University of Saskatchewan - Overview of LIRA
2013
John Rislahti, Manitoba Department of Finance - Prioritizing Climate Change Risks
2013
Barb Sulzenko-Laurie, Insurance Bureau of Canada - Measuring the Impact of Climate Change on Vulnerable Communities
2013
Robert Kulhawy, Calco Environmental Group and Member of the National Roundtable on the Environment and the Economy - Economic Realities of Climate Change for Canada
2013
Ray Luchkow, CCEMC - Investing in Innovation
2013
Dan Farr, Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute - Biodiversity Management and Climate Change Adaptation Project
2013
Deogratias Rweyongeza, Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development - Tree Species Adaptation Risk Management Project
2013
Mike Kelly, Bow River Basin Council - South Saskatchewan River Basin Adaptation to Climate Variability
2013
Gord Will, Saskatchewan Water Security Agency - Program Highlights and Economic Analysis: Saskatchewan's Emergency Flood Reduction Program
2013
Lee Spencer, Manitoba Emergency Measures Organization - 2011 Flooding in Manitoba
2013
Dr. Mike Flannigan, University of Alberta - Fire and Climate Change
2013
Cordy Timstra - Alberta Department of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development Economic Impact of the 2011 Fire Season in Alberta: A Preliminary Assessment
2013
Gerry Delorme – Manitoba Office of Disaster Management The Economics of Climate Change and Health Emergencies
2013
Elizabeth Atkinson, Natural Resources Canada - Adding Economic Knowledge to the Adaptation Decision-Making Equation