Disaster Risk Reduction and Conflict Prevention
Thursday, April 18, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
Note: All guests are required to enter via 23rd Street entrance for building access. Please arrive 30 minutes in advance.
As the United Nations debates a new set of development priorities for the post-2015 revision of its Millennium Development Goals, USIP's Center of Innovation for Science, Technology & Peacebuilding and the National Academy of Engineering jointly invite you to a discussion of the new challenges for peacebuilders presented by the interplay of these "natural" and political risks.
Administrator, United Nations Development Programme
Followed by a panel discussion with:
Director, Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland
Co-author, NAS/NRC Report on Climate and Social Stress
Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow (2011-2012), United States Institute of Peace
Special Adviser to the Center of Innovation for Science, Technology & Peacebuilding
Director of Programs, National Academy of Engineering
Please contact Geneve Bergeron at 202-429-7855 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any general questions about this event.