Planning for change and uncertainty: How can development prepare for the future?

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
Africa Climate Change Resilience Alliance (ACCRA); Overseas Development Institute, Climate and Environment ) (ODI)
Date:
26 Mar 2014
Location:
United Kingdom (Overseas Development Institute)
ACCRA invites you to discuss how development sector currently plans for the future, and what practical tools can be used better equip decision makers (whether within government, NGOs or private sector) in preparing for change and uncertainty.

This public event will showcase findings from a major report, building on 4 years of research and capacity building from the Africa Climate Change Resilience Alliance (ACCRA). It documents ACCRA’s efforts to design, trial and evaluate a tool for promoting Flexible and Forward-looking Decision Making (FFDM) through a "game-enabled reflection approach". The tool was trialled with local and national decision makers in Uganda, Ethiopia and Mozambique. It will also feature perspectives from Duncan Green (senior strategic advisor, Oxfam) and Rosalind Cornforth (NERC knowledge exchange fellow, University of Reading) as panel speakers.
When:
26th March, 16:30 – 18:00

Where:
The event is hosted by the Overseas Development Institute in London and will be streamed live online.

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Keywords

Themes:
Climate Change, Governance, Disaster Risk Management
Countries:
United Kingdom
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