- Julio Serje, UNISDR
- Andrianaivo Regis Rakotomanana, Ministry of Finance and Budget, Madagascar
- Anna Burylo, Head of Cooperation, Delegation of the European Union to the AUC
- Tadesse Bekele, Advisor to the State Minister, Disaster Risk Management and Food Security Sector, Ethiopia
- Abdul Barros, General Directorate of Planning, Sao Tomé and Principe
- Seidou Ousmane, Niger
This session provided a platform to share experiences, challenges and good practices from across Africa on risk management approaches. It had a special focus on the Island States, but also brought together case studies from other countries to cross-share experiences.
With an introductory presentation by Julio Serje, keynote address by Andrianaivo Regis Rakotomanana, and expert presentations by Tadesse Bekele, Abdul Barros, and Seidou Ousmane. Following, a discussion moderated by Anna Burylo.