DAY 1 (October 18, 2021)

The Conference Day 1 highlights Urban Governance and Planning to steer and guide migration governance as well as climate change adaptation and mitigation. With the spurring growth of dynamic cities, the Conference brings forth the discussion on resilience-building and sustainable development for urban communities and people on the move amid the climate crisis.

Time (Manila Time) Session FORMAT
9:00 – 10:00 Conference Inauguration Plenary Session
10:00 – 11:00 Human Mobility, Environment and Climate Change Nexus Keynote
15:00 – 16:00 Harnessing Neighborhood Studies for Sustainable Communities
Sustainable Urban Development and Management for Livable and Resilient Cities
Parallel Session
Parallel Session
16:00 – 17:00 Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience for Sustainable Development
E-Governance and Urban Planning for Smart Cities
Parallel Session
Parallel Session
17:00 – 18:00 Cultural Night
DAY 2 (October 19, 2021)

The Conference Day 2 emphasizes Social Inclusion as a vital tenet of the development process for taking urgent action on the climate crisis and mobilizing the participation of people on the move including women, children, indigenous people, and irregular migrants. Through rights-based and solution-seeking approaches, the Conference centers on human potential in addressing the impacts of climate change and ensuring safe, orderly, and regular migration.

Time (Manila Time) Session FORMAT
9:00 – 10:00 Human Mobility, Climate Change, and Emergency Response Plenary Session
10:00 – 11:00 Virtual World CafĂ© for Policy Roadmap
15:00 – 16:00 Social Protection of Migrants Experiencing Climate Risks
Human Rights-based Approaches to Address Human Mobility and Climate Risks
Parallel Session
Parallel Session
16:00 – 17:00 Upskilling Environmental Migrants for Climate Resiliency and Sustainable Development in Local Communities
People and the Planet: Women and Indigenous People in the Context of Migration and Climate Change
Parallel Session
Parallel Session
DAY 3 (October 20, 2021)

The Conference Day 3 centers on Environmental Sustainability as the overarching call-to-action for the global community. With sustainable development as integral to the process, the Conference recognizes the necessity for interstate, interregional, intergovernmental, and public-private collaboration to streamline efforts addressing the challenges in human mobility due to environmental factors and climate change.

(Manila Time)
Session FORMAT
9:00 – 11:00 Human Mobility on Climate Risk Management Plenary Session
15:00 – 17:00 Declaration of Unity and Closing Ceremony Parallel Session