Here you can find international conferences, where EPICC Scientists participated, held a presentation or presented a poster.


Hydrology and Water Resources



  • TBA - International Conference on Adaptive Natural Resource Management for Climate Change Mainstreaming and Environmental Governance at Kumaun University in Nainital (India)
    Himani Upadhyay participates in the conference representing Migration Output of EPICC
    *event postponed due to travel restriction related to COVID-19 outbreak
  • 12/2019 - Salzburg Global Seminar in Salzburg (Austria):
    Mechtild Becker participated in a program on "Education and Workforce Opportunities for Refugees and Migrants"
  • 12/2019 - UN Climate Change Conference COP 25 in Madrid (Spain) 
    EPICC project Lead Dr. Kira Vinke discussed climate change and migration at the Resilience Lab of the UNFCCC Adaptation Programme (09.12.19) and climate capacity building and education at the EU Pavilion (10.12.19)
  • 11/2019  - 6. Tagung der 12. Synode der EKD 2019 in Dresden (Germany)
    Dr. Kira Vinke gave a speech on climate change, security and migration
  • 10/2019 - Dhaka Global Dialogue in Dhaka (Bangladesh)
    Mechtild Becker participated in a panel discussion titled "Climate Security and Migration"
  • 10/2019 - Humanitarian Congress Berlin 2019 in Berlin (Germany)
    Dr. Kira Vinke participated as speaker during the session on Migration and Climate Change hosted by Claudia Roth
  • 09/2019 - The International literature festival in Berlin (Germany):
    Dr. Kira Vinke participated in a panel discussion with the Indian historian Prof. Dipesh Chakrabarty on Decolonization and Climate Change, the connection between colonial interventions and climate change
  • 07/2019 - Royal Geographical Society Annual International Conference in London (UK):
    Himani Upadhyay participated in the event and held a presentation titled: “My home is to stay”, perceptions of climate change and migration from Lakshadweep, India
  • 06/2019 - International Conference and Networking Event on Climate and Environmental Change and Human Mobility in Bonn (Germany)
    Dr. Kira Vinke, Julia Blocher and Mechthild Becker presented a poster on the migration projects at PIK including their work within EPICC
  • 03/2019 - World Water Day 2019 at the University of Hohenheim in Hohenheim (Germany)
    Jonas Bergamann held the presentation: "Migration and Analogues of Climate Change Impacts in Peru: Untangling a Gordian Relationship"
  • 02/2019 - International Dialogue on Migration (IDM) 2019 in New York (USA): 
    Julia Blocher moderated the session: "Addressing specific challenges and vulnerabilities of young people: what role, which partners?"
  • 10-11/2018 - Vatican Youth Symposium 2018 in Vatican (Vatican):
    Julia Blocher participated in the event on Laudato si and climate change organized by Pontifical Academy of Sciences (PAS) in collaboration with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network Youth
  • 09/2018 - Adaptation in Motion - Linking Climate Change, Migration and Resilience in Bonn (Germany):
    Julia Blocher  and Jonas Bergamnn participated in the event. Julia Blocher presented two posters: "Evidence of Erosive Adaptation Communities Among Forest Communities in Central Tanzania" and "Limits to Adaptation through Climate-Induced Relocations"

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