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Climate change and human security: Early warning systems for resilience in the Sahel | BCSC 2022


  • Rahel Laudien, PostDoc, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)


  • Chris Funk, Director of the Climate Hazards Center (CHC) at UC Santa Barbara, Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET)
  • Christoph Gornott, Leader of the working group Adaptation in Agricultural Systems, PIK and Professor, University of Kassel
  • Andrew Harper, Special Advisor to the High Commissioner for Refugees on Climate Action, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
  • Barbora Sedova, Leader of the FutureLab Security, Ethnic Conflicts and Migration, PIK
  • Ollo Sib, Senior Researcher, Assessment and Monitoring Advisor, World Food Programme, West and Central Africa Regional Bureau


  • Sophie von Loeben, Research Analyst, PIK