Keynote Statement

Event: 2016 Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance

Keynote Statement

05 September 2016
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Extreme weather conditions have affected 1.3 billion people in the past decade. How do you address this? In this speech, ADB's Vice-President for Knowledge Management and Sustainable Development, Bambang Susantono, highlights the need to build climate resilience in the region. He also shares ADB's experience in addressing the risk of loss and damage in Asia and the Pacific.

Geographical Focus: 
Global
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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