RPCV4EA: Intersections of Climate and Poverty: Solutions for Planetary and Human Well-being Webinar

Date : September 12, 2022 7:30 pm To September 12, 2022 8:30 pm

Event Details

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: https://bit.ly/Climateandpoverty

This webinar focuses on the intersection of climate solutions, human well-being, and poverty alleviation and examines how we can collectively boost both planetary and human health. Returned Peace Corps Volunteers for Environmental Action (RPCV4EA), GAP with RESULTS, and Project Drawdown will facilitate a presentation and panel discussion around challenges and opportunities working at the intersection of climate and poverty, solutions that can contribute to both, and current advocacy opportunities to advance action at this intersection. The webinar will last one hour.

 

Guest speakers include:

  • Carissa Patrone Maikuri, Program Coordinator, Drawdown Lift, Project Drawdown
  • Kul Chandra Gautam, Global Development & Policy Expert, former official, UNICEF & UN
  • Neil Boyer, Program Specialist for Environment, Peace Corps

 

Discussions will be informed by a new landmark report, Climate–Poverty Connections: Opportunities for synergistic solutions at the intersection of planetary and human well-being. Published by Project Drawdown, the report provides decision-makers with concrete evidence of how climate solutions can also contribute to meeting human well-being needs and alleviating poverty in rural communities in Africa and South Asia.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: https://bit.ly/Climateandpoverty

When
Date: 12 Sep 2022
Time: 7:30pm – 8:30pm CDT

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