15 November 2018
Hydrodiplomacy and Climate Change in the Middle East Conference in Paris
HPA President Dursun Yıldız will communicate in the conference on “Water conflicts: a cooperation based on mutual interests”.
HPA-Ankara-An international conference entitled: “Hydrodiplomacy and Climate Change for Peace in Mesopotamia: case of the basin of the Tigris and Euphrates”. will be held on Paris in 10th of December 2018 (9:00-18:00) at French Senate- Luxembourg Palace-Paris Apart from high level attendees from E.U and Middle East Countries ,Turkish Agriculture and Forestry Minister Dr. Bekir Pakdemirli and Prof Dr. Ayşegül Kibaroğlu from MEF University will attend the conference and make presentation. The Conference will focus on the following main themes:Programme is available here Program and concept note nov 6 Programme français et note de concept 6 nov
- Session 1: Retrospectives and lessons learned: the Orontes, the Jordan River and the Nile Basin
- Session 2: Hydro-political issues in Mesopotamia: case of the Tigris and Euphrates
- Session 3: Technico-economic and environmental issues in the Tigris and Euphrates: Nexus (Water, Energy, Food) and climate change
- Session4: Hydrodiplomacy and mediation on the large basins of the Middle East