A 2-day international conference on climate science will be organised by the Interdisciplinary Climate Research Centre (ICRC), Cotton College, Guwahati on March 7 and 8, 2016. This will be the 1st international conference on Climate Science in the college.
The conference will be based on the theme, ‘Frontiers of Climate Information and Services for Sustainable Development Planning in North-East India.'
The event is aimed at discussing the interconnectedness between climate science, science and policy in order to improve co-generation, quality, access and dissemination of climate information services necessary to improve climate-resilient development planning and the achievement of Sustainable development goals (SDGs) in North-East India.
The goal of this conference is to identify and elaborate the scientific questions and associated research agendas that are scientifically challenging and of high social relevance involving regional climate.
Scientists, faculty, research scholars, and students of recognised universities, institutes, organizations engaged in research on climate science related topics.
Date and Venue:
March 7-8, 2016, Conference Hall
Dept. Of Physics, Cotton College, Guwahati 781001
Interdisciplinary Climate Research Cotton College, Guwahati
Centre For Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University Japan
International Consortium For Earth and Development Sciences, Kagawa University Japan
KK Handiqui State Open University, Patgaon, Rani, Guwahati
Water Research Project, Kagawa University Japan
Meteorological System Technology, Association of Japan
For more details on the event, visit university official website.
Source: Darshana Brahma - City Journalist, Guwahati, CollegeDekho