Forecast-Based Financing for Disaster Displacement

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Date & Time Mar 01 2022 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Lisa Thalheimer
Eddie Jjemba
Ezekiel Simperingham
Audience Open to the Public, Registration Required

The presentation will discuss how research and humanitarian agencies can support identifying opportunities and challenges utilizing Forecast-based financing to support anticipatory humanitarian action in the context of disaster displacement, sharing key recommendations from an issue brief and a recent publication.

Lisa Thalheimer, postdoctoral research associate at SPIA's Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment, will present with Eddie Jjemba (Red Cross/ Red Crescent Climate Centre) and Ezekiel (Zeke) Simperingham (International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies).