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2nd International Conference on Climate Finance (ICCF) 2019
The 2nd International Conference on Climate Finance (ICCF) 2019 is going to be held on 9 and 10 March 2019 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies is organizing the conference in collaboration with Centre for Climate Change and Environmental Research (C3ER), BRAC University and International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) with support from PROKAS, British Council. The overarching theme for ICCF 2019 is Challenges and Opportunities of Climate Finance. Scientists, academics, researchers, policymakers, bureaucrats, practitioners and private sectors from all over the world, who are involved in or have experience in working on climate finance issues
Master in Disaster Management, BRAC University
BRAC University: It is well known that Bangladesh is a highly disaster-prone country and particularly in the context of widespread poverty, disasters often assume great proportions; both risk and vulnerability to various disasters are extensive. Some disasters, such as floods and drought, are annual and cause national loss at a regular frequency. Others, such as cyclones and earthquakes, are waiting in the offing, and it is not hard to imagine the destruction that could occur in a severe earthquake in the rapidly growing and densely populated urban areas. There is thus an important need for disaster management in this context