World Vision International

COP 22

Scaling-up Best Practices
Side Event at COP22
 
7 November 2016, 16:45—18:15, Austral Room, Blue Zone, Marrakech, Morocco
 
Best practices from Climate Smart Agriculture, agroecology and watershed projects around the world that are strengthening livelihoods of those most vulnerable to climate change and increasing community resiliency will be presented as well as lessons learned from participatory approaches and the need for policy change. 
 
Speakers:
 
Dr Maarten van Aalst, Director, Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
 
Lawrence Kiguro Associate Director, Livelihoods and Resilience, World Vision Kenya
 
Assefa Tofu, Programme Manager, Ethiopia Dry Lands Development, World Vision Ethiopia 
 
Dr Allison Morrill Chatrchyan, Ph.D. Cornell University, 
 
Dr Charles Nyandiga, United Nations Development Programme
 
Marcella D'Souza, Watershed Organisation Trust
 
Thomas Meister, German Foreign Office