AMAZALERT examined how global and regional climate and land-use changes will impact Amazonian forests, agriculture, waters, and people; and how these impacts feed back onto climate. 

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“The AMAZALERT project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 282664, and was co-funded by many national agencies an institutes.”

Day 4: October 9 - AMAZALERT Project Meeting


  • 08:00-08:30 - Bart Kruijt: welcome and overview of status, requirements for project finish, tasks for now, tasks for coming months. 1) scientific; 2) formal; 3) administrative/financial (details discussed separately)
  • Highlights/issues in WP2
  • Highlights/issues in WP3
  • Highlights/issues in WP1 & WP4
  • Highlights/issues in WP5  
  • 12:30-13:30 - Lunch
  • 13:30-13:50 - Open discussion on follow-up for AMAZALERT (existing/ future options) 
    General assembly (formal, lead Wilma Jans and Bart Kruijt)
    • 13:50-14:10 - Bring together/discuss financial reports/problems
    • 14:10-14:30 - Format/outline of second period and final reports; tasks for partners

      Close general assembly
  • 14:30-16:00 (with a coffee break at 15:00-15:15) - Split up into thematic groups to discuss way ahead, and papers: 1) uncertainties; 2) policy to impact 3) EWS
  • 16:00-17:30 - Split up WP 2, WP3, WP1&4, WP 5, WP6 - agree on tasks and timelines for final deliverables
  • 17:30-18:15 - Report back from WPs and thematic groups
  • 18:15-18:30 - Closure of meeting and project

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