22 January Ceremony with Nobel Laureates on Challenges and Solutions for Climate Change Adaptation

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  • Location Groningen, the Netherlands / online, 13:00-14:00 CET

Nobel laureates will share their expert views on the need accelerate climate adaptation.

Climate Adaptation Week Groningen

A ceremony with Nobel Laureates in Groningen, convened by Chair of the Board of the Global Center on Adaptation and 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon. Nobel Laureates to have accepted the invitation to attend this (online) event include: Tawakkol Karman, 2011 Nobel Peace Prize; Christopher Pissarides, 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics; and Donna Strickland, 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics.

During the event, the participants will present a Science Statement on the urgency of climate adaptation as input on behalf of the worldwide cientific community for the Climate Adaptation Summit.

Scientists, government and business leaders will discuss how to connect science, politics, the economy, and action.