Building Climate Resilience:

Incorporating Climate Change into Public Infrastructure Planning and Design

  • Location: Holiday Inn, 180 Portugal Cove Road, St. John’s, NL
  • Date: 8-9 March, 2018
  • Time: 8:30 – 5:00 *(both days)*
  • Registration is $75.00 / Email or call (709) 753-7714, ext. 0.

This workshop will cover the following topics:

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