The Resilience Frontiers event marks the beginning of a collective intelligence process on how best to respond to the deep societal transformations driven by emerging technologies and new sustainability trends, and to maximize our resilience to climate change beyond 2030.
The event will be hosted by the Government of Korea, during the Korea Global Adaptation Week 2019 . It is an interagency effort, undertaken by the UNFCCC secretariat in collaboration with Canada’s International Development Research Centre, EIT Climate-KIC, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the Global Water Partnership, the Green Climate Fund, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the United Nations Environment Programme, and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs .
It will bring together 100 visionary thinkers and thought leaders from international organizations as well as non-profit, private and academic/research entities, working across fields and disciplines all over the world. It is organized with the advisory support of 4CF, futur/io, the gannaca global think tank group, the Hanze University of Applied Sciences and UNESCO.