Parallel session 10 – Barriers and enablers to local adaptation

Wednesday 1 October 2014 – Day 2, 8.30-10.00am
Room 7
Chair: Mark Stafford Smith (CSIRO)
Local government friction – the relationship between councillors and council staff on climate change and adaptation policy
MICHAEL EDWARD OSBORNE
PORT STEPHENS COUNCIL, Australia
Climate change: A threat to local government insurability
Mark Baker-Jones
DLA Piper, Australia
A Local Coastal Adaptation Pathway  
Jon Barnett*, Sonia Graham, Colette Mortreux, Ruth Fincher, Elissa Waters, Anna Hurlimann
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Appraising research methods for assessing barriers and enablers to building resilience to climate change in local government
Stella Whittaker
RPS Group, Australia
Navigating a path to a Resilient South – community values, project governance, maps and adaptation pathways
Natalie Stalenberg*, Maggie Hine
City of Onkaparinga, Australia