Theme 1: Water Security and Climate Change

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Topics to be addressed under theme 1 are the following:

Topic 1.1
Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources
Topic 1.2
Climate Change and Water Quality
Topic 1.3
Modeling Climate Change and Hydrology
Topic 1.4
Crop Water Requirements and Crop Productivity
Topic 1.5
Water Governance and Policy Planning
Topic 1.6
Availing Water for Food Security

Topics to be addressed under theme 1 are the following:

Topic 1.1
Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources
Topic 1.2
Climate Change and Water Quality
Topic 1.3
Modeling Climate Change and Hydrology
Topic 1.4
Crop Water Requirements and Crop Productivity
Topic 1.5
Water Governance and Policy Planning
Topic 1.6
Availing Water for Food Security

Theme 2: Protecting the Deltas

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Topics to be addressed under theme 2 are the following:

Topic 2.1 Sea Level Rise Impacts and Responses
Topic 2.2 Flooding of Coastal Areas and Land Subsidence
Topic 2.3 Seawater Intrusion
Topic 2.4
Eco-system services and livelihoods
Topic 2.5 Risk Assessment & Protection Innovations
Topic 2.6
Land-use changes

Topics to be addressed under theme 2 are the following:

Topic 2.1 Sea Level Rise Impacts and Responses
Topic 2.2 Flooding of Coastal Areas and Land Subsidence
Topic 2.3 Seawater Intrusion
Topic 2.4
Eco-system services and livelihoods
Topic 2.5 Risk Assessment & Protection Innovations
Topic 2.6
Land-use changes

Theme 3: Water-Related Adaptations to Climate Change

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Topics to be addressed under theme 3 are the following:

Topic 3.1
Mainstreaming Climate Change Strategies into Development Plans
Topic 3.2
Water Conservation Innovations, Rainfall Harvesting, Channel Lining, and Modern & Smart Irrigation
Topic 3.3
Water Allocation and Recycling
Topic 3.4
Desalination Technology, Energy and Carbon Footprint
Topic 3.5
Early Warning Systems
Topic 3.6
Glaciers protect
Topic 3.7
Sustainable Financing Solutions for Better Climate Change Adaptation in Water Sector

Topics to be addressed under theme 3 are the following:

Topic 3.1
Mainstreaming Climate Change Strategies into Development Plans
Topic 3.2
Water Conservation Innovations, Rainfall Harvesting, Channel Lining, and Modern & Smart Irrigation
Topic 3.3
Water Allocation and Recycling
Topic 3.4
Desalination Technology, Energy and Carbon Footprint
Topic 3.5
Early Warning Systems
Topic 3.6
Glaciers protect
Topic 3.7
Sustainable Financing Solutions for Better Climate Change Adaptation in Water Sector

Theme 4: Water, Climate Change, and Future Cooperation

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Topics to be addressed under theme 4 are the following:

Topic 4.1
Transboundary Cooperation
Topic 4.2 Capacity Building and Knowledge Exchange
Topic 4.3 Integrated Water and Climate Approach
Topic 4.4 Cooperation for Better Adaptation on Shared Water Basins
Topic 4.5 Climate change Adaptation Strategies; Case Studies
Topic 4.6
Legal and Institutional Frameworks to Cope with Climate Change

Topics to be addressed under theme 4 are the following:

Topic 4.1
Transboundary Cooperation
Topic 4.2 Capacity Building and Knowledge Exchange
Topic 4.3 Integrated Water and Climate Approach
Topic 4.4 Cooperation for Better Adaptation on Shared Water Basins
Topic 4.5 Climate change Adaptation Strategies; Case Studies
Topic 4.6
Legal and Institutional Frameworks to Cope with Climate Change

Theme 5: Climate Water-Related Disasters Preparation and Management

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Topics to be addressed under theme 5 are the following:

Topic 5.1
Impacts of Hydro-climatic Disasters on Water Resources
Topic 5.2
Early Warning Techniques and Tools
Topic 5.3
Role of Technology and Information in Disaster Risk Reduction.
Topic 5.4
Disaster Risk Management
Topic 5.5
Financial Strategies to Manage Economic Impacts of Water-Related Disasters.
Topic 5.6
Water Data and Information for A Climate Ready World

Topics to be addressed under theme 5 are the following:

Topic 5.1
Impacts of Hydro-climatic Disasters on Water Resources
Topic 5.2
Early Warning Techniques and Tools
Topic 5.3
Role of Technology and Information in Disaster Risk Reduction.
Topic 5.4
Disaster Risk Management
Topic 5.5
Financial Strategies to Manage Economic Impacts of Water-Related Disasters.
Topic 5.6
Water Data and Information for A Climate Ready World