One of the MedECC Coordinators, Dr Joël Guiot, was the invited speaker to the conference “Fires, floods, heat domes: the Mediterranean facing the climate change” (event in French) organised on 2 November 2021 at iReMMO (Institute of Research and Studies for Mediterranean Middle East) in Paris, France.


  • Joel Guiot (CNRS) : The Mediterranean Basin: a hot spot for climate change (causes and impacts of climate change: temperature, precipitation, sea level, acidification).
  • Thierry Lavoux (Plan Bleu):  Impacts and consequences of climate change in the Mediterranean on land, coastal and sea areas, with a strong prospective dimension: consequences in the future, warming, consequences for well-being and economies in the Mediterranean.
  • Yasmine Seghirate (CIHEAM) : Impacts of climate change on agriculture and food security in the Mediterranean (including fishing and aquaculture).
  • Valia Kaimaki (Le Monde Diplomatique, Greece) : Climate change in Greece, a never-ending summer ?