20.10.2021 - 20.10.2021

Green Central Asia invites you to thematic session “Climate change adaptation and water-related disaster risk reduction”

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Green Central Asia invites you to thematic session “Climate change adaptation and water-related disaster risk reduction”

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and Central Asia Regional Environment Centre (CAREC) will jointly conduct session # 5 at the Central Asian Regional preparatory conference for the 9th World Water Forum «Water Security for Peace and Development» organized by IFAS (International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea) on 19-20 October 2021 in Dushanbe. The session will facilitate sharing perspectives, experiences and lessons learned about climate change adaptation and water-related disaster risk reduction in the Central Asian region. Specific focus will be on approaches, methods and tools used to facilitate policy discussion and decision making in the Central Asian countries and the region as such.

Keynote speaker, Harald Köthe, Director of the International Centre for Water Resources and Global Change (ICWRGC) UNESCO will present “The importance of data availability and sharing on transboundary scale for mitigation of droughts and floods in Western and Central Asia”; the representatives of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan in IFAS will add their countries’ perspectives for discussion.

You can join the conference via Zoom:

https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86083483529?pwd=RnZDb29GTWN5NlUrNzBLNUZYMTd6UT09

Conference ID: 860 8348 3529

Access code: 264075

Time: 20 Oct. 2021 09:00 – 11:00 AM Islamabad, Karachi, Tashkent