July 30. Consultation Workshop on Climate Change and Blue Growth: The Mediterranean Group

Workshop No. 2 “Understanding the gap between Knowledge and Action”



12.00- 12.05

Welcome remarks:

Prof. Phoebe Koundouri, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB); Director of Sustainable Development Unit and EIT Climate-KIC Hub Greece, Athena RC; Fellow World Academy of Art and Science; President-Elect EAERE; Co-chair UN SDSN Europe

Prof. Nicolaos Theodossiou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh), chair UN SDSN Black Sea


12.05- 12.20

MIRO Olympics (MIRO is an Online Whiteboard Tool that will facilitate our discussion):

Facilitators: Charis Stavridis, Manager UN SDSN Black Sea & Lydia Papadaki, UN SDSN Greece


Presentation of the international datasets

Charis Stavridis


Comments on the datasets and the IntelComp platform

Dr Haris Papageorgiou, Research Director ATHENA RC

12.40- 13.00

International Datasets and usefulness - Discussion using MIRO

Facilitators: Charis Stavridis & Lydia Papadaki

13.00- 13.10

Presentation of the climate change related policies in the EU and the Mediterranean region

Prof. Phoebe Koundouri, AUEB

13.10- 13.30

National datasets and sources of knowledge - Breakout rooms and discussion using MIRO

Facilitators: Charis Stavridis & Lydia Papadaki

13.30- 13.50

Discussion in the general room

Facilitators: Charis Stavridis & Lydia Papadaki

13.50- 14.00

Concluding remarks and reflection

Prof. Phoebe Koundouri and Prof. Nicolaos Theodossiou