Past Events

2 March 2017
Partner Event
The complexity of inclusive agri-business development creates both opportunities and challenges for producers, SMEs, MNCs and governments. How can we ensure that trade and development efforts deliver sustainable impact for the rural poor? This conference will bring together a diverse range of...
23 February 2017
Partner Event
Date: Thursday, 23 February 2017, 12:30pm - 2:00pm. Summary: The overstepping of a number of planetary boundaries and the tremendous challenges resulting from climate change appear to require rapid far-going changes in our socio-economic system and development model. They call into question the...
22 February 2017 to 24 February 2017
Partner Event
This Economist event will be the fourth World Ocean Summit, and will discuss how to finance a sustainable ocean economy, including consideration of the types of investment frameworks and capital necessary to bring the blue economy to scale. The event will convene over 360 global leaders from...
21 February 2017 to 23 February 2017
Partner Event
The Bahamas Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration will host the UN Bahamas Symposium on Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Small Island Developing States (SIDS), on the theme of 'Equipping public institutions and mobilizing partners'. Dates: 21-23 February 2017...
15 February 2017
Partner Event
Date: Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 Time: 15:00 - 16:30 GMT/ 10:00 am - 11:30 am ET or convert time "Rising to the Global Energy Challenge” will be a dynamic session to present key findings of a new World Bank Group report, Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy (RISE). RISE, the first...
25 January 2017 to 27 January 2017
Partner Event
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) works on environmental matters dates back to 1971, when the group of Senior Advisors to the UNECE Governments on environmental issues was created, which led to the establishment of the UNECE Committee on Environmental Policy (CEP) in 1994. As...
12 December 2016
Partner Event
This event is being organized by UNCTAD in partnership with the Ellen McArthur Foundation, which produced this pioneering report exploring circular economy opportunities for India. This occasion is for the Ellen MacArthur Foundation to share their insights on this latest work. The international...
7 December 2016 to 8 December 2016
Partner Event
Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires financing from all available sources. Resource-rich countries have an opportunity to raise significant public finances to support the SDGs from resource extraction. However, in some of these countries, the fiscal regime, governance...
29 November 2016
Partner Event
The plan for a sustainable future is supported by the EU 2020 strategy (EC 2010), a ten-year scheme for growth and jobs. One of its key objectives is to address the need for sustainable and inclusive growth through the promotion of a competitive and greener economy in the EU. The latest statistics...
29 November 2016
Partner Event
Drawing on his expertise as former Executive Director of the UN Environment, Achim Steiner, Director of the Oxford Martin School, will present the latest trends and explore the varied challenges of a global transition towards an inclusive green economy. This event will be followed by a drinks...

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