Mar 02, 2022

Anticipation Hub Community Conversations - Webinar Series - Forecasting for early action in eastern Africa

Type: Webinar
Location: Virtual
Start Date: 02 Mar, 2022 01:00 PM
End Date: 02 Mar, 2022 03:00 PM
Timezone: GMT+03:00 Africa/Nairobi

A conversation between ICPAC, the Kenya Red Cross and Anticipation Hub partners to learn and exchange experiences

Join the first Anticipation Hub Community Conversation to learn more about the work of the IGAD Climate Predictions and Applications Centre (ICPAC) and how they plan to support anticipatory action scale-up in the eastern Africa region through enhanced collaboration around forecasting for early action.

The session will involve an engaging interview between Ahmed Amdihun, PhD, Programme Coordinator, Disaster Risk Management, IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre- ICPAC and Jemimah Wakini Maina, Climate Office, ICHA, Kenya Red Cross Society.

Join the event to find out more about:

  • What ICPAC does and why this is important for the anticipatory action community
  • Challenges and opportunities for scaling up anticipatory action in the eastern Africa region
  • ICPACs collaboration around anticipatory action and their need for partnerships
  • Opportunities for continuing dialogue and knowledge exchange through the Anticipation Hub.

Participation is open to all actors interested in anticipatory action from global to local levels.  Newer actors interested in interacting and learning from the Anticipation Hub’s network of partners are particularly welcomed.

Register here to join the Zoom event and read more on the Anticipation Hub here.