Regional Workshop: GIS Applications in Climate Change, 9-12 October 2016, Cairo
ARCA organized the second regional workshop on “GIS Applications in climate Change” in Cairo during the period 9-12 October 2016. Seventeen candidates of different backgrounds were selected among the 67 applicants from Arab countries. The participants included two candidates from each of Jordan, Tunisia and Morocco and one candidate from Algeria in addition to 10 Egyptian candidates.
The four – day workshop consisted of eight working sessions. Each session included an exercise covering different applications of GIS in climate change ranging from acquiring and manipulating data on projected climate under different scenarios, assessing vulnerability to improving resilience and climate proofing.