Press release from Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Invitation to Anticipate and Act – the Stockholm high-level meeting on addressing the humanitarian impact of climate change

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The Swedish Government, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and the World Food Programme (WFP), in collaboration with the Swedish Red Cross, will co-host a high-level meeting on 21 October 2020 in Stockholm, convened by Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Peter Eriksson, the Head of UNDRR Mami Mizutori and the Head of WFP David Beasley.

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Place: Online. Register here if you are interested in participating: https://live.twebcast.com/participant/anticipate-and-act

The meeting will include two high-level panels. The first panel will focus on ‘Food insecurity as a consequence of climate change – examples from the Horn of Africa’ and the second panel will be on ‘Solutions – How to reduce and anticipate risk’.

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The event will be broadcast live on: https://live.twebcast.com/participant/anticipate-and-act.

 

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