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Wilton Park at the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24) (WP1659)

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Transboundary climate risks and opportunities: adaptation as a global public good, Friday 7 December 16:00-17:30

Financing South East Asia’s energy transition, Tuesday 11 December 16:00-17:30

 

Transboundary climate risks and opportunities: adaptation as a global public good

Friday 7 December 1600-1730

This session will explore the implications, for national adaptation plans and global governance frameworks, of the transnational nature of ecosystems, value chains and communities. Drawing on case studies from around the world, the intention is to provide an impetus for increased action, cooperation and resilience-building.

Panellists

James Corré – Programme Director, Wilton Park (Chair)

Rt Hon Mark Field MP – Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK

Kevin Adams – Research Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute

Barney Dickson – Director, Strategy and Policy, Global Center on Adaptation

Arianna Flores Corral – Capacity Building Fellow, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

Rebecca Nadin – Head of Risk and Resilience Programme, Overseas Development Institute

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Financing South East Asia’s energy transition

Tuesday 11 December 1600-1730

ASEAN countries urgently require new pipelines of finance for the clean energy infrastructure required to meet their NDC commitments under the Paris agreement. What changes are needed in market design, policy and institutional frameworks to facilitate this, and what role can the City of London play?

Panellists

James Corré – Programme Director, Wilton Park (Chair)

Nick Bridge – Foreign Secretary’s Special Representative for Climate Change, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Paddy Arber – Senior Analyst, Global Public Policy, Group Legal and Company Secretary, Aviva

Rebecca Collyer – Director, International Energy Systems, European Climate Foundation

Khanh Nguy Thi – CEO, GreenID

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Date:
Fri 7 - Tue 11 December, 2018
Venue:

Katowice - Poland

Event no:
WP1659
Themes:
Sustainable development and the environment
Tags:
climate, climate change, COP24
Fee:

These events are open to all COP24 pass holders and will take place in the UK Pavilion.

Contacts

James Corré: Programme Director

Biography and other events

Sue Betts: Project Manager

T: +44 (0) 1903 817787
F: +44 (0) 1903 816373
E: sue.betts@wiltonpark.org.uk