Environmental changes are increasingly causing disasters, including famines, floods, droughts and wildfires. Since 2000, more than two billion people have been affected by disasters and conflicts. Environmental changes must be considered in designing efficient humanitarian interventions and disaster risk reduction efforts.

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Organizations

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

Geneva Environment Network

GEN

Helvetas

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Helvetas

UNEP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

UNEP Europe Office

UNICEF

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Children’s Fund

UNICEF

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Development Programme Office in Geneva

UNDP

Experts

Amanda Kron

Amanda Kron is an Associate Expert on Climate Change and Environment at the United Nations Human Rights.

Anna Brach

Anna Brach is the Head of Human Security at the Geneva Center for Security Policy (GCSP).

David Jensen

David Jensen is the Head of policy and innovation at UN Environment Crisis Management Branch.

Dina Ionesco

Dina Ionesco is the Head of Migration, Environment and Climate Change Division at the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

Gary Lewis

Gary Lewis is the Director of Disasters and Conflicts at the Crisis Management Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Hassan Partow

Hassan Partow is a programme manager at UN Environment Programme's the Crisis Management Branch.

John Harding

John Harding is the Head of Climate Risk and Early Warning Systems (CREWS) Secretariat at the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).

Marisol Estrella

Marisol Estrella is the Programme Coordinator for Disaster Risk Reduction at the Crisis Management Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Muralee Thummarukudy

Muralee Thummarukudy is currently the Operations Manager at the Crisis Management Branch of United Nations Environment Programme.

Silja Halle

Silja Halle is a Programme Officer at the Crisis Management Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Tessa Kelly

Tessa Kelly is the Climate Change Coordinator of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

Tiziana Quarta Bonzon

Tiziana Quarta Bonzon is the Manager Climate, Migration and Resilience of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

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Geneva Peace Week

02 – 06 Nov 2020

Geneva Peacebuilding Platform

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