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Invitation - Exchange on Urban Resilience Organized by SECO and the World Bank

On 6th September 2018, the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and The World Bank are organizing an exchange with Swiss Business Community/ Stakeholders that work in the field of Urban Resilience, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Disaster Risk Financing. The idea is to present the engagement of SECO on urban resilience, link Swiss Businesses with the World Bank and discuss possibilities of potential future collaboration, as well as to showcase Swiss Expertise on this issue to the World Bank.

Topics that will be covered include: Emergency preparedness & Response; Resilient Infrastructure; Geospatial Solutions and Private Capital Mobilization. The event takes place in the margins of the Steering Committee of the City Resilience Program (CRP)  which will come to Bern for its annual Donor Meeting.

When: 6. September 2018; 9:30am-3:30pm

Where: Welle7, Schanzenstrasse 5, CH-3008 Bern (www.welle7.ch)

Additional Info:

Deadline for Registration: PLEASE REGISTER VIA E-MAIL TO info.wein.cooperation@seco.admin.ch LATEST UNTIL 15. AUGUST 2018.

If you have any questions or if you would like to receive further information please click HERE.

 

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