Innovative Disaster Risk Management in Bangladesh’s Deltas


25 May 2021, 22:00 EDT

Find out about the most innovative ideas, solutions, and initiatives related to climate adaptation action in Bangladesh’s Deltas

Event description:

This interactive Q&A discussion will feature:

  • Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar, Senior Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, Government of Bangladesh
  • Professor Ainun Nishat, Professor Emeritus, Centre for Climate Change and Environmental Research, BRAC University
  • Professor Saleemul Huq, Director, International Centre for Climate Change and Development Professor, Independent University, Bangladesh and Senior Advisor, Locally-led Action, Global Center on Adaptation
  • Ms. Jaehyang So, Senior Advisor and Director of Programs, Global Center on Adaptation
  • Mr. John Roome, Regional Director, Sustainable Development, South Asia Region, World Bank

Innovate4Climate is the preeminent global event on climate finance, climate investment and climate markets. Now in its 5th year, I4C’s 2021 edition will be entirely virtual. It will run over 3 days, from May 25-27, each day comprising high-level plenaries along with a Workshop Program which provides a forum for practitioners to demonstrate how to achieve a resilient and low-carbon future.