The workshop themed “Science Advice on Climate Change Adaptation in Addressing Sea Level Rise (SLR) in Indonesia” was held on the 25th of July 2019 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
The workshop was organised by Dr Laely Nurhidayah from Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI). Participants of the workshop include various stakeholders such as the representatives from the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries Indonesia, representatives from NGOs such as KIARA (Koalisi Rakyat untuk Keadilan Perikanan), RARE Indonesia, academicians from various institutions and fields as well as media.
The focus of the workshop was to discuss the issues of SLR in Indonesia and the efforts taken thus far in addressing the problems. Participants shared their research efforts and were engaged in multiple sessions of Q&A to discuss various long-term strategies to address the SLR issues.
For detailed report of the workshop, click here.