Workshop on Incorporating Climate Considerations into Public Infrastructure

by PEGNL News

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This workshop is organized into four modules:

Day 1:
1. The legal and policy imperative for integrating climate considerations into practiceand decision making
2. The scientific and professional rationale and approach to consider extreme weather and changing climate implications for public infrastructure

Day 2:
3. Newfoundland and Labrador-specific tools and resources for climate resilient infrastructure
4. Climate risk and vulnerability assessment –a key tool to inform climate adaptation

Target audience:
• Provincial and municipal engineers and planners
• Engineering and planning consultants
• Chief Administrative Officers
• Administrative staff engaged in infrastructure planning