International Development Cooperation in the face of climate challenges


8 November 2022    
15:30 - 17:00


Sebastian Nieto Parra, OECD Development Centre


Introductory remarks: Antón Leis, Director, Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID)

Panel 1: The role of international development co-operation in supporting partner countries meet their climate ambitions: sectors, instruments, and the role of ODA.

  • Alvaro Lario, President, International Fund for Agricultural Development
  • Hani Sewilam, Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, Egypt
  • Jennifer Sara, Director, Climate Change Global Practice, World Bank Group
  • Cecil Max Haverkamp, Director, Tracking action to transform food and land use systems, United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)

Panel 2: Mainstreaming climate action across international development programmes and projects to promote a just green transition.

  • Ute Klamert, Deputy Executive Director Partnerships and Advocacy, World Food Programme.
  • Juan Maximiliano Proaño, Undersecretary of Environment, Chile
  • Jacobo Ocharan, Lead, Global Climate Initiative, OXFAM
  • María Sánchez-Bayo González. Young Leader, Climate Generation Programme, Spain
  • Anton Leis, Director, AECID