The International Co-Sponsored Meeting on Culture, Heritage, and Climate Change (ICSM CHC) is being prepared to:
The ICSM CHC will bring together 100 researchers and practitioners from around the world in a virtual Meeting during the week of 6 December 2021. The report of the ICSM CHC will be provided to the IPCC and may serve as a resource in the scoping of the products for the IPCC seventh assessment cycle in 2022.
The ICSM CHC will explore intersections of culture, heritage, and climate change through the following overarching scientific questions and cross-cutting issues.
Systemic connections of culture, heritage, and climate change
Loss, damage, and adaptation for culture and heritage
Roles of culture and heritage in transformative change and alternative sustainable futures
Capacity to learn from the past