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14 December, 2017 | (01 hr)

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The way that governments, businesses, multilateral agencies, and foundations approach disaster recovery and risk reduction is inadequate and misaligned, given the magnitude of the crisis that climate change presents.

Register for this webcast to learn from experts on the front lines of disaster regeneration how disasters are intensifying due to climate change and how corporate philanthropy should respond.

Key learnings:

  • Addressing vulnerability to disasters
  • Making your communities of operation more resilient
  • Relying on the wisdom of your employees in local communities


Jeff Hoffman

Jeff Hoffman
Institute Leader, Corporate Citizenship & Philanthropy, ESG Center
The Conference Board

Jeff Hoffman has a distinguished history working with corporations, non-profits, civic and government agencies on strategic direction and innovative programs.He leads Jeff Hoffman & Associates, a global corporate citizenship, philanthropy and civic engagement firm that enables businesses, org...Full Bio

Andrea Debbane

Andrea Debbane
Executive Director
Airbus Foundation

Andrea Debbane is Executive Director of the Airbus Foundation. The foundation includes the three key divisions of the group as founding members: Airbus commercial aviation, helicopters and defense and space. The foundation operates internationally, supporting in particular, the humanitarian commu...Full Bio

Britt Lake

Britt Lake
Chief Program Officer

As Chief Program Officer at GlobalGiving, Britt oversees relationships with over 2,000 nonprofits, including managing all of GlobalGiving's impact measurement, capacity building work, and disaster relief grantmaking. Prior to her role at GlobalGiving, Britt worked at the Bill and Melinda Gates Fo...Full Bio

Alex Parkinson

Alex Parkinson (Moderator)
Communications Institute Co-Leader
The Conference Board
Parky Communications

Alex Parkinson is Principal of Parky Communications, a communications agency specializing in sustainability and CSR reporting and communications. He serves as the Co-Leader of The Conference Board Corporate Communications Institute and is also Executive Editor of the organizat...Full Bio

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