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UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Technical Workshop on Increasing
Economic Resilience to Climate Change and
Reducing Reliance on Vulnerable Economic
Sectors through Economic Diversification

28-30 April 2009 | Cairo, Egypt

Highlights for Thursday, 30 April 2009

On Thursday, 30 April, participants engaged in a session on possible next steps and conclusions. In the morning, they heard recommendations from the previous day’s three breakout groups and discussed catalyzing action by NWP partner organizations, including action pledges and future plans for collaboration. In the afternoon, a wrap-up panel discussion on the way forward, including possible roles of the NWP was held. Chair Plume closed the meeting at 3:05 pm.
Daily highlights
Tuesday, 28 April - Wednesday, 29 April - Thursday, 30 April
A group shot of the workshop participants.
L-R: Carlos Fuller (Belize); Emily Ojoo-Massawa, UNEP; Benjamin Collier, GlobalAgRisk; Workshop Chair Helen Plume; Jasmine Gopaul (Trinidad and Tobago); Lawrence Flint, ENDA; and Lydia Elewa (Egypt)
A view of the room during the closing plenary.
L-R: Xianfu Lu and Youssef Nassef, UNFCCC Secretariat
Daily highlights
Tuesday, 28 April - Wednesday, 29 April - Thursday, 30 April
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Outline of the workshop
Information note
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