Climate Displacement Task Force: Action after Paris (SB44)

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Side event, Climate Change Conference SB44 Climate Displacement Task Force: Action after Paris

Tuesday 17 May 2016, 18:30 – 20:00,

Bonn I/II, World Conference Centre, Bonn

 

At the COP21 in Paris, it was decided to establish a Task Force on Climate Displacement. This side event will inform about the recent developments, the way forward and the concrete actions to avert, minimize and address climate displacement.

Organiser: Advisory Group on Climate Change and Human Mobility

Moderation: Norwegian Refugee Council

Speakers:

  • Co-Chair of the Warsaw International Mechanism (WIM): Presentation of the WIM and progress on the Task Force
  • Link between the Task Force and the Platform on Disaster Displacement
  • ActionAid: perspective from South Asia
  • Advisory Group on Climate Change and Human Mobility: how UN agencies, international and regional organisations, NGOs, civil society and academia will support the Task Force

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