Building Critical Mass Awareness of Climate Change - Engaging Media, Advertising and Entertainment Sectors

Description

Building Critical Mass Awareness of Climate Change - Engaging Media, Advertising and Entertainment Sectors

The "Redraw The Line" climate change awareness campaign, the No Impact Project and the Asia-Pacific Media Alliance for Social Awareness are holding a series of one-day seminars around Asia on “Building Critical Mass Awareness of Climate Change - Engaging Media, Advertising and Entertainment Sectors”. The events aim to stimulate dialogue and cooperation between different sectors in addressing climate change.

 

Objectives

The events aim to stimulate the dialogue and cooperation in mitigating and adapting to climate change through multi-sector partnerships between different sectors. Participants shall seek to answer the question: "How do they, and can they, work together to address critical mass awareness for a rapid national, regional and global response to climate change?"

Target Participants

Participation is open to representatives from:

  1. development agencies, multi-lateral institutions and NGOs;
  2. media, advertising and entertainment sectors;
  3. private-sector corporations; and
  4. academe, universities and research institutions.

Resource speakers

Keynote Speaker is Mr. Oscar M. Lopez, founder of The OML Center for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management Foundation