2 February 2016

February 4, 2016 – FEEM Seminar on “From Vulnerability and Impacts Assessment to the Identification of Adaptation Measures for the Lagoon of Carmen-Pajonal-Machona (Tabasco)”

fig2The seminar will be held on 4 February 2016 at 12 p.m. in Venice at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.

Emiliano Ramieri of Thetis, Environment and Territory Division, will illustrate environmental study “Planning adaptation measures to reduce the vulnerability of the Carmen-Pajonal-Machona lagoon system pilot site (Tabasco) to the impacts of climate change and human activity”.

This study is part of an ambitious World Bank project called “Proyecto de adaptación de humedales costeros del Golfo del México ante los impactos del cambio climático” (Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts on the Coastal Wetlands in the Gulf of Mexico). The project places an emphasis on engineering and environmental aspects, with the aim to reduce the impact of climate change on this fragile area of Central America.