Global climate change and its impact on various sectors using Germany as an example

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Channel: Online Lecture Series: 1.5 °C global warming by 2030? Consequences | risk reduction | adaption

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Lecture 3: Tuesday | 15th June 2021 | 18:30 – 19:30 (CEST)

Introduction: Prof. Artūras Razbadauskas, Rector of Klaipeda University, Lithuania
Title: „Global climate change and its impact on various sectors using Germany as an example“
Speaker: Andreas Walter, Head of Department "Statistical Climatology and Adaptation to climate change", Central Climate Office Unit, Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), Offenbach, Germany

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The invited lecturer of the todays presentation is Dr. Andreas Walter. He is Head of Department "Statistical Climatology and Adaptation to climate change" at the German Meteorological Service.

Germany's National Meteorological Service, the Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), is responsible for meeting meteorological requirements arising from all areas of economy and society in Germany. The Deutscher Wetterdienst is a public institution with partial legal capacity under the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure.

In the opening lecture, Volker Wittpahl has shown the principle influence of climate change on the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN. The tlecture by Dr. Andreas Walter will show you the concrete influence of climate change on different sectors using the example of Germany.