Resilient landscapes to reduce fragility, conflict and migration GLF 2015

Watch this High-Level Discussion on the second day of the Global Landscapes Forum 2015, in Paris, France alongside COP21. Experts in landscape management explore how to position the landscape approach as a key tool for poverty reduction and for managing rural-to-urban migration, build a bridge between Latin America and Africa on sharing experiences of landscape interventions, and build partnerships with the private sector for sustainable landscapes.


Paola Agostini, Global Lead for Resilient Landscapes, World Bank

Sean DeWitt, Director Global Restoration Initiative, World Resources Institute


Minister Edgar Gutierrez Espeleta, Minister of Environment and Energy, Costa Rica

Adama Tondossama, Director General, Office of Parks and Reserves, Cote d’Ivoire

Djimé Adoum, Executive Secretary of the Permanent Interstates Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS)

Paula Caballero, Senior Director for Environment & Natural Resources Global Practice, World Bank

Silvia Calderón, Director, National Planning Department, Colombia

Claire Esbenshade, Corporate Responsibility Specialist, ArcelorMittal

Antoinette Macumi, Adviser to the Minister of Water, Environment, Land and Urban Planning, Burundi

Stephen O’Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Markus Repnik, Managing Director, United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) Global Mechanism

Pier Luigi Sigismondi, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Unilever

Sunday, 6 December 2015
Global Landscapes Forum, Paris, France
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For more information go to:

World Bank, Program on Forests (PROFOR), TerrAfrica