VCAN NAB Climate & Disaster Book Camp

Subject: Invitation to Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp, October 11 & 12 2016
To celebrate International DRR Day (October 13), the Vanuatu Climate Action Network (VCAN) in collaboration with the NAB and GIZ is organizing a Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp on October 11 and 12 2016 at the (venue)
The Boot Camp provides a setting for climate change and disaster officers in a range of organizations to broaden the depth of their knowledge on issues including the Earth’s climate system, how climate is projected to change this century, practical implications of these projections for different socioeconomic sectors in Vanuatu, the essentials of calculating GHG emissions, and carbon offsets. 
Participants will learn how to use climate projections to identify climate related risks and vulnerabilities, and understand how science-based information and tools are being used for strategic planning. Participants will go through an interactive demonstration to apply what they have learned throughout the camp. Facilitators for the training are from various organizations, including the VMGD, NDMO, Red Cross and other NGOs.
We wish to cordially invite your organization’s participation to this boot camp. The details are as follows:
Date: October 11 and 12 2016
Time: 9am – 4:30pm (both days)
Venue: TBC
Find attached with this invitation the Agenda for both days as well as a short background on what the training hopes to achieve.
Please confirm your attendance to Ms Priscilla Samson via email at priscillas@oxfampacific.org or by telephone 25786, no later than Friday 7 October 2016.
 

Dear Sector Stakeholders, Colleagues,

 

To celebrate International DRR Day (October 13th) coming up next week, the Vanuatu Climate Action Network (VCAN) in collaboration with the NAB and GIZ is organizing a Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Boot Camp on October 11 and 12 2016. The Boot Camp provides a setting for Climate Change and Disaster Officers in a range of organizations to broaden the depth of their knowledge on various and relevant issues/information on the sector. While at this point the venue is yet to be confirmed, we however would like to invite you to be part of this 2 day training from 9.00am – 4.30pm (Day 1) and 9.00am – 12.30pm (Day 2). A tentative boot camp agenda and official invitation letter is included with this email.

 

Please note since it’s a very short notice, we would kindly appreciate if you could please confirm your attendance by midday Monday, 10th to priscillas@oxfampacific.org or by telephone 25786.

 

We thank you for your patience and look forward for your participation in this two day training.

 

Kind Regards,

Priscilla

 

Priscilla Samson | VCAN Coordinator | Oxfam in Vanuatu

PO Box 307, Port Vila, Vanuatu

Tel: +678 25786 |  www.oxfam.org.au  

 

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 20:00 to Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 03:00