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Countdown to the Climate Adaptation Summit: the Launch of the Year of Action
24 Sep 2019 -  Convened by the Kingdom of the Netherlands and hosted by H.E. Prime Minister Mark Rutte, this high-level event supports the co-chairs of the Global Commission on Adaptation, 8th Secretary-General H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Mr. Bill Gates and H.E. Dr. Kristalina Georgieva, in launching the Global Commission’s Year of Action, culminating in the Climate Adaptation Summit in October 2020 hosted in the Netherlands.
High-level partners and members of the Global Commission on Adaptation are invited to make transformative commitments to accelerate action to increase resilience to our changing climate.