Official Opening

9th South-South Citizenry-Based Development Academy
22 June 2022
09:00 AM | Manila
6:30 AM | Delhi
03:00 AM | Copenhagen
9:00 PM | New York

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Official Opening of South-South Citizenry Based Development Academy
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. PHT

Opening Remarks and Introduction of Speakers
Zenaida Delica-Willison
Vice Chair, Global Network of Civil Society Organization for Disaster Reduction (GNDR)

Inspirational Messages
Mr. Ramon M. Ochotorena
Regional Director, Office of Civil Defense IX

Ms. Mayfourth Luneta
Deputy Executive Director, Center for Disaster Preparedness Foundation, Inc
Ms. Genevieve Moring
Representative, Salug Valley Communities
Hon. Cyril Reo M. Glepa, M.D.
Mayor, Municipality of Molave, Zamboanga del Sur

Messages from the United Nations
Ms. Mami Mizutori
Assistant Secretary-General and Special Representative of the Secretary-General
for Disaster Risk Reduction in the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)

Keynote Speaker
H.E. Maria Leonor Gerona-Robredo
Vice President of the Republic of the Philippines (2016-2022)

Historical perspective on South-South and Triangular Cooperation: SSCBDA as a modality
Mr. Dennis Nkala, PhD
Regional Coordinator (Asia and Pacific), United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation

Deep Dive Sessions

First Deep Dive Session: From ridge to reef, from local to global
10:15 a.m. – 12:15- p.m. PHT
 12:16 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  PHT
Exhibit Opening & Sharing from Communities
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. PHT
Second Deep Dive Session: Resilient livelihood initiatives amid rising climate risk
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. PHT
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Master of Ceremony:
Mr. Jose Maria Angelo Pacifico Herrera,
De La Salle University – The Center for Social Concern and Action
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Opening Ceremony:

21 June 2022

Day 1:
First and 2nd Deep Dive Sessions
22 June 2022

Day 2: Pinnovations Stage and
Sharing from Learning Visit

23 June 2022

Day 3: Third and Fourth Sessions
and Closing Ceremony

24 June 2022

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