Policy Events & Convenings

Collage of photos from events

GRP is involved in a number of policy events each year including:

  1. Community Based Adaptation (CBA) Conference
  2. UNFCCC Regional Climate Weeks
  3. Development & Climate Days (D&C Days) at UNFCCC COP
  4. Gobeshona Conference

GRP convenes events and sessions during these key policy engagement moments. These are organised with Partners including the Climate Resilience Network. A key focus is bringing voices from Least Developed Countries to the forefront. To learn more about the Climate Resilience Network and GRP’s involvement at policy convenings and events contact the policy team.

Upcoming Policy Events

28Feb2022
Other

Middle East and North Africa Climate Week

27Mar2022
Partner

Gobeshona Global Conference 2

Past Policy Events

08Nov2021

COP26 Water and Climate Pavilion & online

GRP Partner

Innovating for Climate Resilience

08Nov2021

Glasgow, COP26

GRP Partner

Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action Resilience Day

23Aug2021
GRP Other

Climate Action Pathway to 2050 through Water

08Jul2021
GRP Partner

Exploring Characteristics of Transformation in Local Level Adaptation

08Jul2021
Other

Transforming livelihoods with climate resilient housing

30Jun2021
GRP Partner

Frontline Funds: Investing in Grassroots-led Responses to Climate Change

14Jun2021
GRP Partner

The 15th International Conference on Community-based Adaptation to Climate Change (CBA15)

14May2021
GRP Partner

Promoting Coastal Resilience through Novel Finance Solutions

02Dec2020

Virtual

GRP Partner

D&C Days: Building Climate Resilience Together

02Dec2020

Virtual

GRP Partner

D&C Days: Reshaping a Resilient Future in Response to COVID-19

Policy News

COP26 Resilience Hub Report Out Now

The report synthesises the key overarching messages from the activities at the Hub and aims to help set the direction for future actions towards COP27.

Social Media Video Contest for COP26 Resilience Hub

What are your resilience solutions to tackle the effects of climate change?

Building heat resilience in Freetown, Sierra Leone

Freetown, Sierra Leone, is taking the lead to grapple with extreme heat in this fast-expanding African city. This week Mayor Aki-Sawyerr has appointed a Chief Heat Officer, a city official focused on heat and protecting the well-being of city residents. Kathy Baughman McLeod reports from the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center.

GRP at UNFCCC COP26

During the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Global Resilience Partnership will be in engaged in a number of events and activities.

Catalytic Grant Winners Share their Journeys

On 15 September, Catalytic Grant Winners participated in a peer-learning workshop to present their projects, and share challenges and successes.