IGNITE Stage: Climate change and DRR in the Sahel: overlapping responses?

  • Time and Date: Wednesday 11 May (10:00 - 10:15)
  • Speaker(s): Annabel Hertz,
    Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations


The frameworks for DRR and for building resilience to climate change overlap. Based on a recent desk study looking at perceived impacts of climate change in the Sahel and neighboring areas, this presentation summarizes the measures identified by respondents (in-country NGOs and government institutions) that respond to both.

Last updated: 04 December 2020