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We Bend, We Do Not Break: Integrated Approaches to Building Resilience

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Forum Genève

11-19 Rue de Lausanne

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1201 Genève

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Please join the Partners for Resilience platform (PfR), together with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), The Nature Conservancy, and the Partnership for Environment and Disaster Risk Reduction (PEDDR), for a networking event. This event will present integrated approaches to building disaster risk reduction and resilience. The work of these organizations to enable multi-stakeholder dialogue and programs that build and strengthen community reislience by integrating climate risks and ecosystem solutions will be showcased.

We welcome both attendees of the Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) and the general public to attend this engaging evening.

This event is free and open to all, just a short tram ride from the GPDRR venue.

Doors open at 6:30pm where attendees will have a chance to network while also viewing a photo exhibition and watching videos that showcase stories from the ground. At 7:00pm, notable speakers including Dr. Jemilah Mahmood, Under-Secretary General, Partnerships (IFRC), Ambassador Henk Ovink, The Netherlands Government Special Envoy for International Water Affairs (tbc), United Nations and Government Officials and strong advocates from local communities will talk on disaster risk reduction and resilience, and a few short videos will be screened. At 8:00 pm, after the panel discussions, food will be served and networking with continue until 9:30pm.

Dinner and drinks will be provided.

Please direct any questions and inquiries to Camilla Schramek at cschramek@careclimatechange.org

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