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Three-Day Workshop for Practitioners on Climate Risk Analysis and Climate Change Adaptation to Industrial Parks in Andhra Pradesh

03-05 July 2017, Vijayawada

Three-day training program for practitioners was conducted in Manorama Hotel.  The training was attended by 26 officers from head office and zonal offices of APIIC. The trainers were experts from Ifanos Concept and Planning, Green Infra Creations, STEP IIT Kharagpur, and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).

Dr. Dieter Brulez, welcome and started the introduction to the training programme and Mr. B. Maheswara Rao, GM(EMP), APIIC, extended welcome and briefly explained the concept and he has also requested the all participants to actively take part in the programme and implement the learnings from the training programme in planning and implementation of new and existing parks.

The first day of the training covered need for climate risk analysis and group activities covering how to carry out hazards, Risks, Resilience, and Vulnerability Assessment. The first of the workshop was conducted by Dr. Florian Bemmerlein-Lux, Ifanos Concept and Planning and Kamal Kumar Murari from TISS. The second day of the programme covered the aspects of climate change adaptation measures. These measures were divided as per the impact and strategies. Group activities covered the aspects of adaptation measures for the case. This has been further supported by monitoring and evaluation of industrial parks on the third day. The second day was conducted by Prof. Banerjee and Devottama from Green infra Creations and on the third day, Dr. Florian Bemmerlein-Lux, Ifanos and  Prof. Banerjee and Devottama from Green infra Creations led the training programme. 

The group activities included Climate Risk Analysis, identification of adaptation measures, prioritisation of measures based on severity and cost. Followed by selling their concepts to the investors.

Each day the participants were evaluated, the first day they were evaluated in terms of Multiple Choice Questions, second and third day, they were evaluated in terms of group work and individual contributions. Mr. Hrishikesh Mahadev & Rajani, Technical Advisors coordinated the evaluation programme along with Dr. Florian Bemmerlein-Lux. The training programme had an examination for the participants and on the final day, certificates were distributed to all the participants with grades.

On the final day, July 5, both practitioners and senior manager’s training were clubbed together for better communication and coordination.

On the final day, feedback sessions were conducted and most of them have shown their satisfaction towards the training programme. They have also suggested conducting similar programme covering cost-benefit analysis. Dr. Dieter Brulez, INTEGRATION distributed the certificates to all the participants. 

  • Need for Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) and increased the resilience of industrial areasHow to plan for CCA of Industrial Parks?
  • How to carry out Climate Risk Analysis (CRA)?
  • How to include CCA in planning processes for new and retrofitting of existing Industrial Parks?
  • How to identify measures and plan the development of a CCA Concept?
  • How to include CRA and CCA into Environmental Clearance and plan for implementation?
  • What are the roles and responsibilities of including CRA/CCA?
  • How to implement CCA measures?