09.10.2014 - 09.10.2014

National Conference on Climate Resilient Coastal Cities


The conference focused on generating awareness and initiating dialogue on climate change issues and climate resilience planning of coastal cities in developing countries. It was attended by practitioners, academicians, multilateral/bilateral organizations, stakeholders from state governments, peer organizations, and, networks working in the field of climate resilience and cities. At the conference, participants shared the outcomes and experiences from a year-long study entitled ‘Climate Resilient Infrastructure Services’. The aim of the study was to assess the impact of sea-level rise on the infrastructure and assets in the cities of Panaji, Goa and Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Three reports were released at this conference:

  1. Case Study Brief Panaji – http://www.teriin.org/eventdocs/files/Case-Study-Panaji.pdf
  2. Case Study Brief Visakhapatnam- http://www.teriin.org/eventdocs/files/Case-Study-Vishakhapatnam.pdf
  3. Working paper, “Planning for Climate Resilient Coastal Learnings from Panaji and      Visakhapatnam”-http://www.teriin.org/eventdocs/files/Working-Paper-climate-resilient.pdf             

For more information, visit:          http://www.teriin.org/index.php?option=com_events&task=details&sid=722&Itemid=110


  • coastal cities
  • resilient