International Symposium – Program

International Symposium – Program

“Education and training on Climate Change”
March 30, 2015 at the Economic, Social and Environmental Council (Paris, France)

 Program

→ List of participants

→ Symposium proceedings

 

09:00am – OFFICIAL OPENING SESSION
Najat VALLAUD-BELKACEM Minister of Education, Higher Education and Research, France, represented by Jean-Michel VALANTIN
Jean JOUZEL President of Météo et Climat. Vice-chair of IPCC Working Group I, France

09:15am – Mobilization underway
Allain BOUGRAIN-DUBOURG Special Advisor to the CESE (The French Economic, Social and Environmental Council), and Chairman of LPO Association, France

Session 1 – EDUCATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE : CHALLENGES AND TOOLS

09:30am – Communicating on climate change
Chris RAPLEY University College of London, United Kingdom

10:00am – Teaching climate change in France : an overview
Valérie LE DANTEC CESBIO, France

10:30am – New interactive pedagogic tools
Juliette ROONEY-VARGA University of Massachusetts Lowell, United States

11:00am – Break

11:30am – Roundtable 1 – How to conduct a debate in educational settings ?
Animated by Denis CHEISSOUX France Inter, France
• Jean-Marc BONNET Météo-France, France 
• Jonathan LYNN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
• Didier MULNET Conference of University Presidents, France
• Françoise RIBOLA Ministry of National Education, France
• Camille RISI IPSL/LMD, France

01:00pm – Lunch

02:30pm – Climate Change and Water management: Awareness actions in the Seine-Normandy basin
Michèle ROUSSEAU Seine-Normandy Water Agency, France

Session 2 – HOW TO ASSURE LIFELONG TRAINING ON CLIMATE CHANGE

02:45pm – Integrated development of climate services : example from Quebec
Alain BOURQUE OURANOS, Canada

03:15pm – Initiatives in agricultural services
• Nathalie de NOBLET IPSL/LSCE, France
• Frédéric LEVRAULT  Chambers of Agriculture, France

03:45pm – International initiatives in risk and adaptation
Maarten VAN AALST Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre, The Netherlands

04:15pm – Break

04:30pm – Roundtable 2 – How to train for risks associated with climate change?
Animated by Dominique MARBOUTY MEDDE/CGEDD, France
• Sophie BANCQUART Editions Le Pommier, France
• Joël COLLADO Météo-France, France
• Clément COHEN Toulouse Métropole, France
• Eric LEMAIRE AXA Group, France
• Angus MACKAY United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
• Jean-François MINSTER TOTAL Group, France

06:00pm – OFFICIAL CLOSING SESSION
Ronan DANTEC Senator for Loire-Atlantique region, France
Jean-Paul DELEVOYE President of the Economic, Social and Environmental Council, France