Assessing and mitigating global changes and risks

Obj. 3 - Assessing and mitigating global changes and risks

Obj. 3 aims at assessing the impact of global change and human activities over marine and terrestrial environments as well as derived risks for ecosystems and human health, well-being or safety. Based on integrated approaches that embrace assessment of past and present day conditions, inclusive and adaptive strategies and management proposals, the following main topics will be addressed:

- Coastal erosion

- Marine pollution (from coast to deep sea)

- Sea-level rise,

- Carbon and nitrogen cycle

- Marine and fresh water quality

- Climate change