In this edition, the key highlights are the signing of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, due to take place in New York - April 22nd.
Also featured is the Community Based Adaptation Conference in Dhaka Bangladesh, with the theme of “Enhancing Resilience of Urban Communities”. This is currently underway - April 21-28.
Other key highlights include the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul on May 23-24, which will have a roundtable on natural disasters and climate change: managing risks & crises differently.
Finally there is a case study which highlights Irish Aid support to Vietnam for the Implementation of commitments to climate change adaptation, mitigation and disaster risk management.