Global Call for Financial Action towards the Nexus between Climate and Security

Friday 3 June
11:00-12:15 CEST
Stockholmsmässan, Room 3

Organizers: The Republic of Kenya

About: The side event feeds into the outcome of UNEA5.2 and UNEP@50 with the inextricable nature of climate change to the other environmental issues. The side event will also feed into the upcoming Climate Change conference COP27 in which climate financing forms part of the key asks for Kenya to the developing states.

Moderator(s): Nancy Karigithu (CBS)


  • Lee White (Minister for Water, Forest the Sea and Environment Gabon)
  • Valerie Hickey (World Bank)
  • Workneh Gebeyehu (IGAD)
  • Dane McQueen (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation UAE)
  • Andrew Norton (IIED)
  • Yannick Glemarec (Green Climate Fund)

Contact person: Kevin Thuo (

Event outcomes (Key transformative actions):


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