CBA17 agenda

CBA17 contained a packed agenda of thematic workshops, skill-share sessions and the opportunity to connect with others and share experiences and knowledge.


The 17th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation to Climate Change (CBA17) took place on 22-25 May 2023 in Thailand, with daily updates provided from Bangkok.

The CBA conference series aims to bring together a community of practitioners to share how to put the principles for locally led adaptation (LLA) into practice, recognising the complexities, innovations and challenges that must be overcome.

The conference had five themes, and sessions under each theme can be filtered by using the 'categories' dropdown menu in the agenda below.

The full programme (PDF) is also available to download.

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About the organisers

CBA17 was organised by host partners the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the Global Resilience Partnership, the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center, the World BankPractical Action and the Green Africa Youth Organisation, in collaboration with contributing partners Raks Thai, ACTADE, Climate-KIC, ICCCAD, SDI Kenya, VSO, the Adaptation Research Alliance, the Climate Justice Resilience Fund, and CARE.

Host partners

Contributing partners