Resilient Cities webinar series

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability
Date:
01 Sep - 30 Dec 2012
Language:
English

Background

This fortnightly series will focus on themes shared at this years 3rd Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation, as well as cutting-edge topics for next year. The aim of the webinars is to continue the dialogue between members and practitioners working in urban adaptation and resilience.

The Webinar Series is an opportunity for local government practitioners, ICLEI member cities and experts to receive first-hand knowledge from some of the leading experts and practitioners in their field for making their cities more resilient.

Topics and confirmed speakers

City-to-City cooperation on Disaster Risk Reduction

Confirmed speaker: Violeta Somera-Seva, General Secretary/Treasurer, EMI; Senior Advisor, Makati City, Philippines

Including local stakeholders into risk assessment and adaptation planning

Confirmed speaker: David Dodman, Senior Researcher, International
Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), London, UK


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Event fee

Attendance is free of charge.

Target audience

Local government representatives or practitioners and ICLEI member cities.

How to register

Register online


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Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Risk Identification & Assessment, Urban Risk & Planning, Disaster Risk Management, Social Impacts & Resilience
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