Achievements so far

Several seminars were held in Panevezys region for local stakeholders. Participants - municipal servants, active farmers, and leaders of communities.  The aim of these seminars were to discuss adaptation and mitigation measures of climate change.  Local stakeholders identified main challenges and chances of climate change for their natural, social and economic environment.

The research „Possibility study of adaptation to the climate change effects in the Panevezys region“ is under implementation. The main goals of this research are:

1) to create complex and territorial methodology for climate change adaptation;

2) to identify possible scenarios of adaptation to climate change In Panevezys region;

3) to classify territory of Panevezys municipality according vulnerability to climate change;

4) to identify adaptation to climate change trends in the agricultural sector;

5) to propose possibilities on diversification and sustainability of social, economic and natural environment.

This methodology could be used by other Lithuanian municipalities.