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The Hague Roundtable on Climate & Security

5 July, 2019 @ 9:00 am 12:30 pm

Innovative Adaptation in Africa and Asia: Water, Agriculture and SDGs

Friday 5 July 2019 from 09:00 – 12:30 with networking lunch following

Co-hosted by the Humanity Hub and PHB Development

You are cordially invited to join the 9th Roundtable meeting of organizations and government representatives to explore ways of strengthening global cooperation in adapting to climate impacts. Come share ideas and establish new contacts!


RSVP at:

Matt Luna, Roundtable creator/organizer
Email: mluna@envirosecurity.org Tel: +31 (0)6 839 489 59


09:00 – Coffee reception for participants

09:30 – Welcome to the Humanity Hub community: Jill Wilkinson, Managing Director of the Humanity Hub

09:35 – Roundtable kickoff: Matt Luna Roundtable/PHB and Wouter Veening, Chairman, Inst. for Environmental Security

Presentations I & II: Ronald Everts of PHB Development; and Representative of IHE Delft Inst. for Water Education

09:50 – (I) Enabling new tools for smallholder farmers and pastoralists – innovation in managing water resources and crops; applications for increasing resilience and efficiency in agriculture

10:20 – (II) Climate impacts on economies of the poor and displaced – digital technology solutions for sustainable resources and improved livelihoods; refugee initiatives; projects targeting SDG categories

10:45 – Introduction of breakout sessions

10:50 – Coffee break

11:00 – Breakout! Identifying gaps in projects, and examining current/potential solutions; participants sharing expertise of their organizations, and compiling observations with recommendations.

11:30 – Presentation group I

11:40 – Presentation group II

11:50 – Plenary Q&A, discussion, and brainstorming for improved approaches

12:20 – Closing remarks and future opportunities

12:30 – 13:30 Light lunch provided for participants


The Hague Roundtable on Climate & Security is an independent forum to promote international cooperation in adapting to climate risks to human well-being, sustainable development, peace and political stability. Focus includes water resources, natural disasters, sea level rise, migration, potential conflict and stability of fragile states.


*Note that participation in the Roundtable constitutes consent for publication of meeting-related photos and sharing of contact information internally with other participants, unless otherwise requested.


5 July, 2019
9:00 am – 12:30 pm


PHB Development

The Hague Humanity Hub

Fluwelen Burgwal 58
The Hague, Netherlands
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