23rd – 27th May 2022. The European Geosciences Union (EGU) is the leading organisation for Earth, planetary and space science research in Europe. Their General Assembly brings together geoscientists from all over the world for one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary, and space sciences. The event provides a forum where scientists, especially […]

19 May, 2022

The Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance and many of our members will be in Glasgow and online for COP26 to share our expertise and evidence advocating for the needs of flood prone communities across the globe. This is where you can find out where we will be, what we’re doing, and what action we are calling for.

29 October, 2021

27 April 2021 Every year, the Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks brings together more than 2000 experts in crisis preparedness and response from over 350 organizations and countries. On April 27 Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance partners are participating in a Connected Talk on Climate Crisis, Nexus, Anticipatory Action.

22 April, 2021

The Coronavirus pandemic has led to COP26 being postponed until November 2021. But as we have no time to lose High-Level Champions for Global Climate Action are right now convening the Race to Zero Dialogues. Find out more and how the Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance is participating.

01 December, 2020

London Climate Action Week is an annual event that brings together an array of world leading climate professionals and communities to find solutions to climate change. There are a range of virtual events on offer, here we present some of the ones Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance partners are participating in.

01 December, 2020

The European Geosciences Union (EGU) is the leading organisation for Earth, planetary and space science research in Europe. With partner organisations worldwide, they foster fundamental geoscience research, alongside applied research that addresses key societal and environmental challenges. Their vision is to realise a sustainable and just future for humanity and for the planet.

26 November, 2020

On Monday 9 December Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance will host two different session together with the Government of Bangladesh in their Pavilion at COP25.

12:30-14:00 Community adaptation practice for flood resilience where the Bangladesh Minister of Environment and Forest and Climate Change will chair and Concern Worldwide, Practical Action, and Mercy Corps will share experiences from their flood resilience work in Bangladesh.

16:30-18:00 Money where it matters: Getting climate finance to local levels for impact which will highlight findings from ZFRA programming and research in Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Nepal and share both challenges and opportunities to increase investment on climate change adaptation to reach the most vulnerable communities.

24 November, 2020