Global Network for Disaster Reduction Asia Regional Strategy Workshop

CWS | August 30, 2019

Participants of Global Network for Disaster Reduction Asia Regional Strategy Workshop. Photo: CWS

At the opening session of the Global Network for Disaster Reduction Asia Regional Strategy Workshop in August 2019, CWS Asia Regional Director, Leslie Wilson, joined a panel, Creating the Big Picture, during which she addressed the much-discussed “shrinking space for civil society engagement” in development and humanitarian action, including disaster risk management. Leslie is the 3rd person (1st woman) from the right in the back row of the workshop participants’ photo. Other panelists were Animesh Kumar from UNDRR and Aslam Perwaiz from Asia Disaster Prevention Network.

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