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15-19 October 2018

Side events related to climate change

17th October

Side Event 045:
Climate change and food security: Is the link strong enough?

Voicing CFS views on food security and nutrition under the UNFCCC process

Organizers: WFP, IFAD, FAO and New Zealand

8:30 - 10:00 
Iraq Room

Side Event 061:
Gender-responsive climate change-related planning and management in the agriculture sector (EN,FR,SP)

Successful mechanisms demonstrated by LDCs and Small Island Developing States and other international/global enabling mechanisms for meeting Sustainable Development Goal subtarget 13.b.

Organizers: The Commonwealth Secretariat Kingdom of Tonga CARE International UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) FAO ICRAF / CCAFS of the CGIAR system African Union Commission (tbc)

18:00 - 19:30 
Philippines Room

18th October

Side Event 102:
Hand in hand for climate resilience: inclusive approaches to transformative adaptation (EN, FR)

How can we better plan for transformative adaptation in agriculture? Concepts, finance and multi-stakeholder approaches.

Organizers: World Resources Institute, Government of Quebec, FAO, WFP, IFAD, Laval University (Quebec, Canada), Union de Producteurs Agricoles - Developpement International, UPA-DI, Government of Kenya (tbc)

Lunch served 12.30-1 (beside the Tree of Life)

13:00 - 14:30 
Red Room