Adapting to Climate Change in the Homokhát Microregion – Project Closing Event

The closing event of the project “EEA-C3-6, Adapting to Climate Change in the Homokhát Microregion” was held in Mórahalom on 11 December 2015. The half-day event was attended by Ms. Tove Skarstein, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway in Budapest. Conference participants could learn about the achievements of the project and could visit the completed water drainage channel. The event was followed by a press conference, which led to good media coverage in various local and national media outlets.

 

Summary about the event (in Hungarian)

 

Programme

10.00- 10.10 Welcome

  Zoltán Nógrádi – Mayor, Municipality of Mórahalom

10.10-10.20 The EEA and Norway Financial Mechanism and Bilateral Relations

   Presenter: Tove Skarstein – Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway in Budapest

10.20-10.30 Adaptation to Climate Change in Hunagry

   Presenter: Zsuzsa Iványi – senior expert, Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe

10.30-11.00 HU04 Adaptation to Climate Change Programme

  Presenter: Judit Bálint –  Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe

11.00-11.30 Introducing the implemented activities in the frame of C3-6 project calls

  Presenter: Miklós Kószó – project manager Banat-Triplex Confinium EGTC

11.30-11.45 Press conference

11.45-13.45 Study visit – a visit to the constructed water drainage channel

13.45-14.45 Lunch

The finished technical installation