News & Events around the Global Shield
This subpage showcases relevant news and events around the Global Shield against Climate Risks.
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Strengthening Pakistan’s climate resilience through the Global Shield
On the 16th and 17th of November 2023, Pakistan’s Ministry of Climate Change and Environmental Coordination (MoCC&EC) initiated the Global Shield In-Country Process by hosting a two-day multi-stakeholder consultation in Islamabad. The event was supported...
Linkages between Social Protection and Disaster Risk Finance
There is a growing recognition that social protection systems need to evolve into adaptive frameworks, capable of offering supplementary support both before and after extreme weather events, such as droughts and hurricanes. In response to...
Global Shield Co-Chairs host meeting on Ghana’s best practices and way forward with interested countries
At the margins of the World Bank Annual Meetings in Marrakech, high-level representatives of the Global Shield Co-Chairs held a breakfast meeting to discuss lessons learnt from the In-Country Process in Ghana and listen to...
UN Special Meeting on Loss and Damage highlights need for initiatives like Global Shield
World leaders met at the United Nations Climate Ambition Summit in New York on 20th September 2023, with the goal of accelerating collaborative efforts among governments, corporate entities, financial institutions, municipal administrations, and civil society organisations...