3rd Regional Dialogue Platform on Anticipation and Early Action in Latin America and the Caribbean

We are pleased to announce that our 3rd Regional Platform for Dialogue on Anticipatory Action will be held on June 2-4, 2021. Due to travel restrictions by COVID-19, we have decided to host the event virtually. 

Vea la nota conceptual en español aquí.


SAVE THE DATE

June 2- 4th, 2021


Please save these dates in your agendas, as it will be a great opportunity to facilitate the exchange between humanitarian actors, institutions that integrate national risk management systems, meteorological institutes, academia, international agencies, civil society organizations and other organizations with initiatives framed in anticipatory action and resilience in Latin America and the Caribbean.

The event is organized by the German Red Cross, through the Anticipation Hub, and co-organized by the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the Red Cross and Red Crescent Climate Center, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP). The 3rd Platform is financially supported by the German Federal Foreign Office.

More information about the event platform, registration and agenda will be available by mid-May.

In the meantime, you can follow us on the FbF LAC Regional Program's social networks on Twitter, Instagram and YouTube

Theme

Scaling-Up Anticipation in Latin America and the Caribbean for Disasters and Crisis

Dates

June 2- 4th, 2021

3 hrs sessions during the mornings and 2 hrs during afternoons *English-spanish simultaneous translations will be available during the event

Concept note

Context

The German Red Cross is pleased to invite you to the 3rd LAC Regional Dialogue Platform on Anticipation and Early Actions. This event is co-hosted by the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Center, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP); it is financially supported by the German Federal Foreign Office.

Objectives

Create an interactive space for dialogue between humanitarian actors, disaster risk management specialists, scientists, and strategic allies in the region;

Promote the importance of disaster and crisis anticipation and identify opportunities for its implementation;

Promote the exchange of good practices and lessons learned in FbF/anticipatory action in Latin America and the Caribbean;

Share progress and new initiatives in terms of conceptualization, methodologies and tools on anticipatory action at the global and regional levels.

Participants

The LAC Regional Dialogue Platform will gather humanitarian actors, institutions that integrate national risk management systems, international organizations, meteorological institutes, academia, civil society organizations and other organizations with initiatives framed in anticipatory action and resilience in Latin America and the Caribbean.

More information about the event platform, registration and agenda will be available by mid-May.