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Addressing the Converging Risks of Climate, Insecurity, and Migration in Central America

28 April 2023
Washington, DC

Latin America and the Caribbean is the second most disaster-prone region in the world. In this session, a panel of experts discusses how to better support decision-makers, civil society, and diverse communities of practice to work together to strengthen resilience in the region.

28 April 2023


  • Nahuel Arenas García, Deputy Chief, Regional Office for the Americas & the Caribbean, United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)
  • Mileydi Guilarte, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean, U.S. Agency for International Development
  • Aracely Martínez Rodas, Director of the Master in Development, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala
  • Roger Pulwarty, Senior Scientist, Physical Sciences Laboratory, National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration
  • Ángel del Valle, Country Representative and Senior Research Officer, Guatemala Office, Population Council

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