COP27 Side Event: Dealing with Losses and Damages

Onsite event in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
10 November 2022 13:15 – 14:45 EET (UTC+2) Room: TUTANKHAMUN

Unfortunately, due to technical difficulties, the live streaming of our side event was cancelled. Please accept our sincere apologies. 


Helvetas side event at COP27

  • Date: 10 November 2022
  • Time: 13:15 – 14:45 Cairo Time (UTC+2)
  • Onsite location:  Tutankhamun (new location!)



Subsecretary for Climate Change, Ministry for Environment, Water and Ecological Transition of Ecuador
Karina Barrera
Topic: The global goal of adaptation and its relevance to the Global South, views from Ecuador. Opening of the event and setting the scene.
Program Manager, Climate Change & DRR, Helvetas Bangladesh
Topic: Intersectoral coordination of stakeholders for efficient solution building, a case from Bangladesh
Country Director, Helvetas Ethiopia
Topic: Keeping markets active in times of climate disasters through commercial destocking
Associate Scientist, Stockholm Environment Institute
Topic: Operationalizing finance for loss and damage: from principles to modalities
Consultant, Climate Action Program, Fundación Avina
Topic: Impacts related to Loss & Damage in the Andes
Senior Vice President, Robert Bosch Foundation
Topic: Future funding strategies for climate philanthropy
Director, Climate Justice Resilience Fund
Topic: New ways to deal with this global challenge

Session moderator

Director Advisory Services / Senior Advisor Adaptation to Climate Change

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Watch the video to learn more about loss and damage associated with the adverse effects of climate change in Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Pakistan.