The overall objective of the conference is to engage high level stakeholders, senior leadership, and external experts to deliberate on the interlinkages between climate change, food insecurity and resilient livelihoods towards domestic preparedness on climate change adaptation. The conference will identify concrete policy and programmatic options and come up with a comprehensive Action Plan for adaptive resilience building and enhanced community preparedness.
What: Climate Change, Food Insecurity and Resilient Livelihoods Conference
When: Wednesday 28 � Thursday 29 June at 9:00a.m.
Where: Juba Grand Hotel
H.E. Taban Deng Gai, First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan
Hon. Onyoti Adigo Nyikwec, Minister of Agriculture and Food Security
Mr. Joseph Bartel, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry
Prof. Mathew Udo, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security
Mr. Jean Luc Stalon, Country Director a.i, UNDP
Mr. Serge Tissot, Country Representative, FAO
Dr. Elliot W. Mghenyi, Senior Agricultural Economist, World Bank
Mr. David Smith, Economist and Poverty-Environment Initiative Africa Regional Manager, UN Environment (Nairobi)
Press are requested to RSVP to cover this event:Kymberly Bays, UNDP, firstname.lastname@example.org and +211 954 396 893.
Source: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).