Mountainous valley with evergreen forest against misty sky

Regional and national borders are easily crossed by risks emanating from climate impacts. Photo: Krivec Ales / Pexels

This event explored the implications of cross-border risks for adaptation planning at national, regional and global scales, calling for cross-country engagement and exchanges on adaptation to international climate risks. 

Partners / Panelists:  

  • Katy Harris, Director of Adaptation Without Borders and Senior Policy Fellow, SEI 
  • Peter Bentley, Adaptation and Resilience Team Lead, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, UK  
  • ​​Chris Kiptoo, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Kenya
  • Anne Hammill, Director, NAP Global Network 
  • Estherine Fotabong, Head of Programme Implementation and Coordination Directorate, African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) 
  • Tim Benton, Research Director (Emerging Risks) at Chatham House, representing the EU H2020 project CASCADES (Cascading climate risks: towards adaptive and resilient European societies)