Upscaling ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction (eco-DRR) investments to reduce disaster risks

09:00 - 13:30
Albert Borschette Congress Center
Rue Froissart 36 Brussels Belgium
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An event to show evidence on the efficacy and cost-effectiveness ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation solutions. 

Organised by UNISDR, European Commission, UNESCO and Wetlands International for the International Day for Disaster Reduction.

Two panel discussions moderated by:

Elena VISNAR MALINOVSKA, Head of Unit Adaptation, DG CLIMA,                                               

Laure LEDOUX, Deputy Head of Unit Biodiversity, DG ENVI

Featuring panelists:

Etienne COYETTE, Head of Sector Climate Change Unit C6 DG DEVCO

Laura SCHMIDT, Policy Officer, Disaster Risk Reduction Unit, DG ECHO UNESCO (TBC) ACP (TBC)

Ibrahima SADIO FOFANA, Wetlands International Mali

Magali MOURLON, Programme Coordinator, VOICE

Denis HAVEAUX, Director, Red Cross EU Office

Opening remarks by Abhilash PANDA, UNISDR, Deputy Chief, Regional Office of Europe and Central Asia 
Welcoming by Felice ZACCHEO, Head of Unit Sustainable Energy, Climate Change, DG DEVCO 

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