World Bank and WHO Representatives to Address Conference on Adaptation in Developing Countries
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November 2008: The Second Conference on Adaptation to Climate Change in Developing Countries will convene on 25 November 2008, in The Hague, the Netherlands.

Plenary speakers will include representatives from the World Bank and the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as decision makers from the EU and developing countries.

The event will bring together […]

November 2008: The Second Conference on Adaptation to
Climate Change in Developing Countries will convene on 25 November 2008, in The
Hague, the Netherlands. Plenary speakers will include representatives from the
World Bank and the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as decision makers
from the EU and developing countries.

The event will bring together
approximately 200 participants and will seek to provide information on the
current status of UN climate negotiations. The conference is being organized by
the Klimaatbureau, which coordinates a network of over 40 Dutch
non-governmental organizations (NGOs), with input from the private sector,
other NGOs, and scientific institutions. The agenda focuses on operationalizing
adaptation in developing countries, and is comprised of two rounds of
workshops, a public debate, and a plenary session. [Conference Website]

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