The Policy & Practice of Climate Change & Water

Side Event

Two cities - One Region - One Resilience Ambition

Both Dutch cities of The Hague and Rotterdam are part of the 100 Resilient Cities network. As part of a larger Metropolitan Region, both cities have embraced the fact that an integrated approach towards resilience can produce more effective and efficient results. From coast to quay, this region continues to pursue an ambition of climate-resilience on geographical, economic and political levels.

You are invited to join in and as speakers share their thoughts on joint-initiatives between cities to improve regional resilience. Read More...

UNFCCC Adaptation Committee: Establishing a partnership platform to provide technical support

During the Bonn Climate Change Conference, the Adaptation Committee will conduct a side event that on collecting information and assessing support for the establishment of a partnership platform with regional centers, to provide technical support on adaptation to developing countries.

This side-event will provide an occasion to discuss some key findings regarding recent activities undertaken by regional centers and networks on adaptation planning processes and processes and structures for linking national and local adaptation planning, in the context of the Nairobi work programme. Please, be informed that the information note providing a synthesis of the outcomes of these activities will be available online very soon for consideration at SBSTA 44. Read More...