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World Water Week 2022: Reimagining Recoveries for Water Security and Climate Resilience

Virtual / Norra Latin, Drottninggatan 71B, 111 23 Stockholm, Sweeden, Room 357

August 31, 2022, 11:00am-12:30pm

Live online / Norra Latin, Drottninggatan 71B, 111 23 Stockholm, Sweeden, Room 357

This session will convene policymakers and practitioners to rethink our models of economic and post-disaster recovery. Based on the experiences of innovative models from Latin America, North America, and Southeast Asia, participants will reflect on how to leverage recoveries for water security, deep resilience, and social equity.

Gena Gammie, Director of Forest Trends’ Water Initiative, will moderate the session alongside John Matthews, the Executive Director of Alliance for Global Water Adaptation.

Speakers include:

  • Julian Katchinoff, Water Team Lead, US State Department
  • Neeta Pokhrel, Chief of Water Sector Group, Asian Development Bank
  • Robert López, Executive Director of Peru’s Reconstrucción Con Cambios Authority

More information on this session can be found on the World Water Week webpage and the link for both in-person and online registration can be found here.