Daring Cities Program

Making Cities Resilient 2030: Leaving no municipality behind

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This session will highlight how MCR2030 increases a city’s access to knowledge; resources/markets; partnerships; networks; and regional and global recognition. In particular, it will focus on the importance of strengthening coordination between local and national government. It will also showcase the role of vibrant networks and partnership between cities, including the development of City Resilience Hubs that provide inspiration and services to other local governments.

Climate insurance for building resilience at local level: Lessons learnt and way forward

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This session presents the relevance and challenges of insurance mechanisms in supporting vulnerable communities in urban areas to cope with impacts from more intense and frequent extreme events. It exposes the rationale of insurance for disaster risk reduction and climate adaptation as well as lessons learnt from past projects to enhance new programmes. This event... Read More

The path to finance: How to pitch climate projects – TAP Asia-Africa pitch event

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The TAP Asia-Africa Pitch Event is a unique opportunity to learn about financing sources and improve project pitching skills.

To provide a better understanding of technical assistance and funding opportunities, first a panel of international financing institutions and project preparation facility providers will give an overview of existing sources and practical examples on how to access these.

Following, eight TAP projects developers will pitch their project to a jury composed by representatives from the finance sector. This will help not only them, but also other project developers attending the event to understand the gaps and weaknesses of the project concepts,and gain insights into the criteria and expectations of financial partners.