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#5 WEBINAR: Green Initiatives for enhancing Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia


Time: 29 October 2021, 09:00 – 11:00 GMT +2h (14:00 – 16:00 GMT +7h) 

Registration: Register at Green Initiatives for enhancing Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia conference

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Organiser: University of Southern Denmark (SDU) and Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) 

The main aim of the webinar is to raise awareness among urban resilience practitioners on the vital importance and the positive impacts of Green Initiatives in meeting up the challenges faced by Southeast Asian cities due to climate extreme events. 

The webinar will provide useful insights for urban planners, urban designers, policy makers, health & disaster risk management practitioners and researchers on how to build urban resilience to climate extremes in an environmentally friendly way.  

This webinar is one of the knowledge dissemination initiatives targeting urban resilience under “Urban Resilience to Climate Extremes (URCE) in Southeast Asia” program implemented by ADPC under the aegis of Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad). 

Brochure on the webinar: 
Green Initiatives for enhancing Urban Climate Ressilience in Southeast Asia


Welcome Remarks 

Hans GuttmanMr. Hans Guttman 
Executive Director 
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) 

NICOLA TOLLINDr. Nicola Tollin 
Professor mso 
Civil and Architectural Engineering 
University of Souther Denmark 



Lalit Kumar DashoraMr. Lalit Kumar Dashora 
Senior Multi Hazard Early Warning Specialist 
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) 



Aslam PerwaizMr. Aslam Perwaiz 
Deputy Executive Director  
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) 

Leonard NgMr. Leonard Ng 
Country Director (Singapore Hub) 
Ramboll Studio Dreiseitl 

Uma LangkulsenDr. Uma Langkulsen 
Assistant Professor 
Faculty of Public Health, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Klong Luang, Pathum Thani, Thailand 

Sharon TaylorDr. Sharon Taylor 
Program Manager of the BRUC Asia  
Project in the Philippines for Oxfam’s  local implementing partner: the Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement (PRRM) 

Last Updated 15.10.2021