Parallel Session 3. Empowering Resilience Programming in Action: Leveraging Capacities, Knowledge and Tools
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Sun Sep 22, 2019
Starr Hall L.02


Many international and local organisations and governments are now committed to building resilience into their practices, policies, programming, investments and plans.

Harnessing best practice, experience and evidence on resilience can accelerate learning across institutions, between practitioners and geographies to help realise these commitments.

During this session, organisations will share insights on their actions to build capacity and strengthen resilience programming and outcomes.

Lead organisations: Climate Investment Funds, Pilot Program for Climate Resilience; Least Developed Countries (LDCs) Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC)

Co-hosting organisations: RMEL CoP, ADB, GRP, IISD, IIED, SDI, RCCC, Lutheran World Relief, Huairou Commission, Women Climate Centers International

Group 1 Speakers
Loreta Rufo Climate Change Specialist, Climate Investment Funds
Lisa Hiwasaki Program Leader, Climate Change, International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Group 2 Speakers
Rocio Diaz-Agero Programme Officer, Huairou Commission
Rose Wamalwa Africa Coordinator,Women Climate Centers International, Women Climate Centers International
Rose Molokoane Board Member, Federation Leader Uganda, SDI (Slum Dweller International)
Molokoane Rose codinator, sdi

Group 3 Speakers
Karen Wong Senior researcher, Climate Change, International Institute for Environment and Development
Arghya Sinha Roy Senior Climate Change Specialist, Asian Development Bank
Wonderful Hunga Policy and Advocacy Manager at CCODE, SDI affiliated NGO in Malawi, SDI (Slum Dweller International)

Group 4 Speakers
Dorcas Robinson Director, Resilience Measurement Evidence & Learning Community of Practice
Carina Bachofen Manager, Policy & Partnerships, Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
David Wilson Principal Consultant, Climate Change, Itad

Group 5 Speakers
Garrett Schiche Director of Program Quality, Lutheran World Relief
Eliot Levine Director, Environment Technical Support Unit, Mercy Corps

Group 6 Speakers
Feisal Rahman Research Coordinator, International Centre for Climate Change and Development; Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC)
Rosta Mate Munjovo Member of LUCCC Monitoring and Learning Group (LALG), Researcher, Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC) / Univeristy Eduardo Mondlane in Mozambique
Anne Hammill Director, Resilience , International Institute for Sustainable Development
Saqib Huq Programme Coordinator, ICCCAD

Saleemul Huq Director, ICCCAD

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