COP22 - 22nd Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

7-18 November 2016, Marrakech, Morocco

DG Research and Innovation, as a member of the European Commission's negotiating task force led by DG CLIMA,  will showcase at COP 22 the contribution of research and innovation on climate-related challenges. Several side events will be organised in the European Union Pavilion, in particular on the 15th of November:

14:30 to 16:00 - Water-Energy-Food: Research and Innovation to address the nexus in the Mediterranean. Land, food, energy, water and climate are interconnected though a complex system, dominated by interdependencies between human activities and natural environment. This event will bring together institutional actors and R&I stakeholders  to share insights into challenges and solutions for a low-carbon economy interlinked with sustainable  management of resources. The following projects will be showcased:

  • MEDSPRING
  • 5TOI_4EWAS
  • WEAM4i
  • MinWaterCSP and WASCOP
  • MADFORWATER
  • MAGHRENOV
  • STAGE-STE

Further info at http://ec.europa.eu/research/index.cfm?pg=conferences&filter=all

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