Preliminary Agenda:

10:00 – 10:10 Welcome and overview – Karina Barquet (SEI) & Mats Eriksson (SIWI)

  • Introducing the Stockholm Climate Security Hub
  • Introduction to climate, oceans and security

10:10 – 10:40 Consequences from sea level rise on coastal landscapes and communities

  • Coastal impact and responses from sea level rise (10 min) – Jochen Hinkel, Global Climate Forum.
  • Ocean-driven security implications on climate affected coastal communities (10 min) – Beatrice Mosello, Adelphi.
  • Situation in Pacific Islands and coastlines (10 min) – Andrew Jenks, Ambassador for New Zealand.

10:40 – 10:50 Q&A

10:50 – 11:20 Consequences from sea level rise on marine territorial delimitations and resource security

  • Impact on food Webs and possible consequences (10 min) – Anna Gårdmark, Swedish University for Agricultural Sciences.
  • A geo-legal perspective on maritime limits and boundaries and security implications (10 min) – Clive Schofield, World Maritime University.
  • The Antarctic Treaty System and the Commission for the conservation of Antarctic marine living resources, issues for the Swedish Chairmanship (10 min) – Jakob Granit, Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management.

11:20 – 11:30 Q&A

11:30 – 11:40 Coffee break (10 min)

11:40 – 12:00 Breakout Sessions (20 min)

Group 1: Consequences from sea level rise on marine territorial delimitations and resource security Facilitator: Karina Barquet (SEI)

Rapporteur: Malin Mobjörk (SIPRI)

Group 2: Consequences from sea level rise on coastal landscapes and communities

Facilitator: Mats Eriksson (SIWI)

Rapporteur: TBD

12:00 – 12:10 Recap from the groups (5 min per group) – Rapporteurs

12:10 – 12:20 Title TBD (10 min) – Helen Ågren, Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs

12:20 – 12:30 Summary and Closure – Karina Barquet and Mats Eriksson

Registration details

Attendance to this event is by invitation only.

Organizers

This event is organized by the Stockholm Climate Security Hub and hosted by Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Stockholm Resilience Center (SRC) and Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI).