Past Events

17 July 2017
Partner Event
Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals will require an unrelenting focus on the environment-development nexus and a radical decoupling of environmental degradation from economic growth. This is the key message that PAGE and the government of Finland will be delivering at a side-event of the...
10 July 2017 to 19 July 2017
Partner Event
The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2017 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, will be held from Monday, 10 July, to Wednesday, 19 July 2017; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Monday, 17 July, to Wednesday...
5 July 2017
Partner Event
The transition to a low-carbon economy entails diverse uncertainties and risks. The long-term, pervasive and in many cases highly uncertain nature of climate change and its surrounded perceived risks, make this transition uniquely challenging to rational and well-informed policy and investment...
22 June 2017
Partner Event
The new OECD report Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth shows that integrating measures to tackle climate change into regular economic policy will have a positive impact on economic growth over the medium and long term. A climate-friendly policy package can increase long-run output by up to 2...
19 June 2017 to 22 June 2017
Partner Event
Context The Sustainable Development Goals and Paris Climate Agreement have brought considerable focus on poverty reduction and climate change. Central to both poverty and climate, yet receiving much less attention is natural capital: life on land (SDG 15) and life in the water (SDG 14). Investing...
16 June 2017 to 18 June 2017
Partner Event
The ninth session of the ECA Committee on Sustainable Development (CSD-9) will deliberate on statutory and programmatic matters related to the ECA subprogramme on innovations, technologies and the management of natural resources under the auspices of the Special Initiatives Division (SID). The...
10 June 2017 to 10 September 2017
Partner Event
EXPO has been bringing together the world’s innovators for over 150 years, to demonstrate science and technology developments for the public to be inspired and for businesses to be discovered. EXPO is a global event that aims at educating the public, promoting progress and fostering cooperation...
8 June 2017
Partner Event
The international forum ‘Economy for a Living Planet’ will bring together national policymakers, international economists and sustainable development experts and business and public sector leaders from Europe and Asia. This forum will offer possible solutions on how a multilateral world can...
23 May 2017
Partner Event
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) will host the International Conference on Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth on 23 May 2017 in Berlin. The conference is being organised in collaboration with the German Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation, Building...
22 May 2017 to 25 May 2017
Partner Event
Last year’s historic Paris Agreement and the overall trend to include climate change in the sustainable development agenda have set the direction for a broader global climate action. In line with these new developments, the World Bank Group will launch “Innovate4Climate - Finance & Markets Week...

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