Workshop: Confronting Mountain Hazards in a Changing Climate
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This workshop aims to address the challenges posed by climate change in mountainous regions, exploring strategies to confront hazards such as avalanches, glacial lake outbursts, and landslides. It provides a unique platform for researchers, experts, and professionals to collectively examine and develop effective solutions in the face of a changing climate.
Understanding Global Impact:Delve into the global impact of climate change on mountain regions, characterized by rising temperatures and increased extreme weather events.
Mitigating Hazards: Explore strategies to mitigate hazards specific to mountainous terrains, including avalanches, glacial lake outbursts, and landslides.
Engage in interactive sessions with industry experts in climate science, disaster management, and engineering.
Participate in hands-on activities focused on hazard mitigation in mountainous areas.
Collaborate with fellow participants in addressing real-world challenges.
Expand your professional network and connections.
Enjoy networking breaks and a concluding session during the workshop.