INSTITUTO ARGENTINO DE NIVOLOGIA, GLACIOLOGIA Y CIENCIAS AMBIENTALES
Unidad Ejecutora - UE
congresos y reuniones científicas
Wp3 and actions in Climate Change at ENSOCIO-LA
Taller; PROYECTO ENSOCIO-LA Kick-off Meeting; 2013
Work Package 3 - Objectives The coupling of natural and human systems, rapid growth in resource uses, and potentially irreversible environmental change, are threatening the whole planet. Common actions to evaluate impacts, effective mitigation and adaptive measures, and the best policies to carry out these actions, should be share worldwide. In an unprecedented effort, Europe is committed to low down CO2 emissions, improve the resources efficiency in the use of the resources and switch to a green economy. LAC could and must contribute to these efforts by preserve its natural resources and adopted a good practices agenda. Taken a common pathway on these matters appears as a great benefit for both regions. The objective of this WP is to analyze what has been done, how much advances in research, policy initiatives, and dissemination has been achieved and what kind of step should be taken to fill gaps and needs. The ultimate goal will be to foster European Union, LatinAmerica and International Agencies cooperations by establishing a continuous dialogue increasing the efficiency in funds allocation, the share of basic data and better dissemination of results and initiatives to education, policy and decision makers.