Regional workshop: Economics of Climate Change, 2-5 October 2017, Cairo

ARCA organized a regional workshop on “Economics of Climate Change” in Cairo during the period 2-5 October 2017. Fifteen candidates were selected from 139 applicants.

The candidates from Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Iraq and Palestine participated in lectures and demonstrations that offered a set of methods and techniques on how to value climate change impacts The workshop covered the following themes:

  • Climate Change: impacts, vulnerability and adaptation
  • Economic impacts of climate change
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Economic valuation: Concept and methods
  • Valuing climate change impact