Synopsis session 10 – Frameworks, policy and regulation

Wednesday 1 October 2014 – Day 2, 5.10-6.30pm
Arena 1B
Chair: Rohan Hamden (Rohan Hamden & Assoc.)
Challenges in improving adaptation practice and governance
Declan Conway2, Johanna Mustelin*1
1Griffith University, Australia, 2Grantham Institute, London School of Economics, UK
Legal framework for strengthening the role of local government of Bangladesh in addressing climate adaptation and food security
Mohammad Azizul Haque
School of Law, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Can Jakarta adapt to climate change risks? Overcoming barriers in adaptation process within the local government context
Febi Dwirahmadi*1,2, Cordia Chu1, Shannon Rutherford1
1Center for Environment and Population Health, Griffith University, Australia, 2Volunteer of Red Cross Red Crescent Societies, Indonesia
Defining bush fire hazard reduction burn windows: a partnership between scientists and practitioners
Hamish Clarke*1,2, Belinda Kenny1,3
1Office of Environment and Heritage, Australia, 2University of NSW, Australia, 3NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service, Australia
Understanding adaptation practice through the problem solution process
Celeste Young
Victoria University, Australia