Past Events
Global Issues
07 May, 2018 to 09 May, 2018

Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development

SIPRI and the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs host the 2018 Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development with a focus on 'The Politics of Peace'. adelphi, SIPRI and the Planetary Security Initiative convene a side-event on 7 May in the format of a briefing on the Lake Chad Climate-Fragility Risk Assessment.

Climate Change
Climate Diplomacy
Global Issues
30 April, 2018 to 10 May, 2018
World Conference Center Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Bonn Climate Change Conference

The 48th sessions of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) will convene in Bonn, Germany, from 30 April to 10 May 2018.

Cities
Global Issues
26 April, 2018 to 28 April, 2018
Bonn, Germany

9th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

The annual forum is organized by ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability and co-hosted with the City of Bonn, Germany. Congress themes also include current and pressing issues such as ecosystem-based adaptation, managing climate-related health risks, data and ICT resilience, and evidence-based adaptation planning

Conflict Transformation
Security
Global Issues
24 April, 2018 to 25 April, 2018
United Nations, New York, USA

UNGA High-level Meeting on Sustaining Peace

UNGA President Miroslav Lajcak will convene a high-level meeting to assess efforts undertaken and opportunities to strengthen the UN's work on peacebuilding and sustaining peace.

Energy
Finance
Private Sector
Sustainable Transformation
Technology & Innovation
Europe
Global Issues
17 April, 2018 to 18 April, 2018
German Federal Foreign Office

4th Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue

The Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue has proven to be an ideal platform for an international public and private audience to come together to discuss viable concepts for the ongoing transformation of the energy sector – the Energiewende.

Climate Change
Energy
Land & Food
Water
Global Issues
16 April, 2018 to 18 April, 2018
North Carolina, USA

Nexus 2018: Water, Food, Energy and Climate

The conference will look at the health-related Nexus issues recognizing that with climate change these will increase. It will look at the migration and mobility as governments and stakeholders start to develop the Global Compact on Migration over the next two years.

Adaptation & Resilience
Climate Change
Climate Diplomacy
Conflict Transformation
Development
Sustainable Transformation
Technology & Innovation
Global Issues
20 March, 2018 to 21 March, 2018
Radisson Blu Hotel, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

2nd Global Adaptation Network Forum

The 2nd Global Adaptation Network Forum addresses some of the most pressing challenges for climate change adaptation. It provides an opportunity for decision makers, policy experts and practitioners to share knowledge and experiences on how to address these challenges. 

Water
Global Issues
18 March, 2018 to 23 March, 2018
Brasília, Brazil

8th World Water Forum

The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event. Its mission is “to promote awareness, build political commitment and trigger action on critical water issues at all levels, to facilitate the efficient conservation, protection, development, planning, management and use of water in all its dimensions on an environmentally sustainable basis for the benefit of all life on Earth”.

Conflict Transformation
Environment & Migration
Security
Global Issues

Conflicts over natural resources and the environment are among the greatest challenges in 21st century geopolitics.  These conflicts present serious threats to human security at both the national and local levels.

Adaptation & Resilience
Biodiversity & Livelihoods
Climate Change
Climate Diplomacy
Conflict Transformation
Central America & Caribbean
Global Issues
14 February, 2018 to 23 February, 2018
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

ECC Exhibition in the Dominican Republic

The “Environment, Conflict and Cooperation” (ECC) exhibition visualizes the dramatic and growing impact of global environmental change. It demonstrates how climate change can threaten the security of the American continent, and showcases how climate, environment and sustainable development cooperation can contribute to stability and peace.

Climate Change
07 February, 2018 to 09 February, 2018
Graz, Austria

2nd World Symposium on Climate Change Communication

The “2nd World Symposium on Climate Change Communication” will focus on “addressing the challenges in communicating climate change across various audiences”, hence providing a platform for reflections on climate change communication research and practice. The Symposium will also offer a concrete contribution towards a better understanding and in catalysing further action to better communicate climate change.

Adaptation & Resilience
Cities
Climate Change
Conflict Transformation
Development
Sustainable Transformation
Global Issues
07 February, 2018 to 13 February, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

9th World Urban Forum

From 7-13 February 2018, the 9th Session of the World Urban Forum takes place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. adelphi’s experts will convene different workshops and provide their inputs on how to implement the New Urban Agenda.

Climate Change
Water
Global Issues
05 February, 2018 to 07 February, 2018
Tours, France

Climate Change & Water 2018

Global warming strongly affects the functioning of natural, anthropogenic and urban systems. The thematic research network of laboratories MiDi proposes this conference on the modifications occurring in the water cycle due to global changes in different environments. This conference is co-organized with the French cluster DREAM.

Conflict Transformation
Development
Environment & Migration
Land & Food
Security
Water
Global Issues
18 December, 2017
Washington, DC or Remote

Conflict and Natural Resource Management

This panel event will provide an overview of the environmental peacebuilding field and highlight, frame and analyze the efforts of three conservation organizations whose efforts in this area underscore the benefits of this approach to achieving rights-based conservation outcomes.

Adaptation & Resilience
Biodiversity & Livelihoods
Climate Change
Climate Diplomacy
Conflict Transformation
Security
Global Issues
12 December, 2017 to 13 December, 2017
The Hague

Planetary Security Conference 2017

Climate-related risks are increasingly recognised as a key factor – and at times a key driver – of human insecurity and even conflict. Understanding the linkages between climate and security is essential for decision-makers and practitioners to develop and implement risk-reducing, conflict preventive and sustainable policies and approaches to climate-related risks. The Planetary Security Initiative (PSI) is the institutional home of these efforts.

12 December, 2017
Paris, France

One Planet Summit

On 12 December 2017, the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, the President of the World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim, and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, will address the ecological emergency for our planet by calling together in Paris international leaders and committed citizens from around the world.

27 November, 2017 to 01 December, 2017
Paradise Hotel, Busan, South Korea

IBS Conference on Climate Change and Human Migration

The main goal of this conference will be to discuss aspects of climate-induced human migration and to determine how climate predictions can help assess and mitigate impacts of climate-driven human displacement.

Adaptation & Resilience
Climate Change
Sub-Saharan Africa
07 November, 2017 to 09 November, 2017
Nairobi, Kenya

Symposium on Climate Change and Droughts Resilience

The “Symposium on Climate Change and Droughts Resilience in Africa” will focus on “building resilience to climate change and droughts in Africa”, meaning that it will serve the purpose of showcasing experiences from research, field projects and best practice to foster climate change adaptation among countries in the region, with a focus on droughts, which may be useful or implemented elsewhere.

Climate Change
Climate Diplomacy
Global Issues
06 November, 2017 to 17 November, 2017
Bonn, Germany

UNFCCC COP 23

At the UN Climate Change Conference this year (COP23, from 6 to 17 November) nations of the world will meet to advance the aims and ambitions of the Paris Agreement and achieve progress on its implementation guidelines.

 

Climate Change
Climate Diplomacy
Global Issues
06 November, 2017 to 17 November, 2017
Bonn, Germany

Climate diplomacy side events at COP 23

From 6-17 November 2017, adelphi’s experts on climate diplomacy, climate resilience, local climate action, and more, are in Bonn for the COP23 discussions and key side events. In cooperation with the EU, the German Federal Foreign Office, the Planetary Security Initiative and other partners, adelphi convenes and is involved in several side events, of which three revolve around climate diplomacy.

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