Thursday 12 May, 08.45 – 10.30, Town Hall
National adaptation planning can strengthen local adaptation responses and local actions can in turn inform national adaptation planning. This round table session will explore in what ways, and feature ongoing initiatives and experiences at the national, sectoral, and local levels that involve mainstreaming climate risk in planning and budgeting. Both good practice and examples of maladaptive practices will be discussed. Participants and audience members will discuss:
Speakers include policymakers, practitioners and researchers from both developed and developing countries.
|Organised by||European Commission, Directorate General DG Climate Action|
|Partners||United Nations Development Programm|
|Moderator||Pradeep Kurukulasuriya, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)|
|Rapporteur||Max Linsen, European Commission, DG Climate action|
David Bresch, Head, Business Development, Global Partnerships at Swiss Re, Switzerland