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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured David Jácome Polit, Chief Resilience Officer of the City of Quito; Danielle Nierenberg, Food Tank President and Roy Steiner, Senior Vice President for the Food Initiative at The Rockefeller Foundation.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Anne-Marie Hitipeuw, Chief Resilience Officer of the City of The Hague; Johanna Lovecchio, Associate Director at Columbia University’s Center for Resilient Cities and Landscapes; and Grga Basic, Associate Research Scholar at Columbia University’s Center for Resilient Cities and Landscapes.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Dr. Jenna Jambeck, Full Professor in the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia and Lakshmi Narayanan, (Co-) Founder of Kagad Kach Patra Kashtakari Panchayat (KKPKP) and SWaCH Pune Seva Sahakari Sanstha.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Dr. Maurice D Kugler, Professor of Public Policy, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University and Dr. Juan Mauricio Ramírez, Secretary of Finance for Bogotá, Colombia.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Robert Muir-Wood, Chief Research Officer, Risk Management Solutions (RMS); Daniel Stander, Global Managing Director, Risk Management Solutions (RMS) and Mahesh Harhare, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Pune, India.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Vittoria Zanuso, Executive Director of the Mayors Migration Council; Nora Preciado, Director, Immigrant Affairs, Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles; and Samer Saliba, Urban Technical Advisor, International Rescue Committee.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Grainia Long, Commissioner for Resilience for Belfast; Toby Kent, Chief Resilience Officer for Melbourne; Sameh Wahba, Global Director for the World Bank’s Urban, Disaster Risk Management, Resilience, and Land Global Practice; and Lauren Sorkin, Acting Executive Director, Global Resilient Cities Network.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Eric Friedlander, Acting Secretary Cabinet for Health and Family Services Frankfort, Kentucky and Mayor Greg Fischer, Louisville, Kentucky.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Dr. Jeremy Lim, Co-Director of Global Health at the National University of Singapore (NUS) Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and Melissa Kwee, CEO, National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre/City of Good Campaign.

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This session of the Coronavirus Speaker Series featured Mohammed Zanna, “Vagabond King,” a community organizer, activist and a leader of the Nigerian Slum / Informal Settlement Federation; Julian Baskin, Principal Advisor, Cities Alliance; and Farouk Braimah, Executive Director-People’s Dialogue on Human Settlements and Part-Time lecturer with the Institute of Local Governments Studies (ILGS).

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