Photos: Global launch of the Climate Vulnerability Monitor 2nd Edition

The Climate Vulnerability Monitor 2nd Edition was launched September 26th at Asia Society, New York at a high-level leaders debate divided into 2 sessions.

You can also watch the launch videos.

Photo gallery:

First Session:

  • Gro Harlem Brundtland, Former UN Special Envoy for Climate Change / Former Prime Minister of Norway
  • Enrique Castillo, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica
  • Mohamed Waheed, President of the Maldives
  • Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh
  • José María Figueres, Former President of Costa Rica / DARA Trustee
  • Mary Chinery-Hesse, Member of the Panel of the Wise of the African Union
  • Moderator: Bryan Walsh, TIME Magazine International Senior Editor

Second Session:

  • Dipu Moni, Foreign Minister of Bangladesh
  • Nick Robins, Director of HSBC Climate Change Center of Excellence
  • Jo Scheuer, Coordinator for Disaster Risk Reduction and Recovery at BCPR, UNDP
  • Paul de Vries, President of NY Divinity School / Member of the Evangelical Climate Initiative
  • Patrick Verkooijen, World Bank Special Representative for Climate Change
  • Mohamed Mijarul Quayes, Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh
  • Kelly Rigg, Executive Director of TckTckTck Global Campaign for Climate Action
  • Ross Mountain, DARA Director General
  • Matthew McKinnon, Editor of the Climate Vulnerability Monitor 2nd Edition / Head of DARA’s Climate Vulnerability Initiative
  • Moderator: Khalid Malik, Director of the UNDP Human Development Report Office