I N V I T A T I O N

  

Side Event organized by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

  

Pursuing 1.5 degrees: Opening up new opportunities for the economy & development, implementing the SDGs

  

12 December 2018, 10.00 – 11.30

German Pavilion (E11) UNFCCC COP24, Katowice, Poland

  

Speakers

Martin Jäger, State Secretary, German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

Prof. Nicholas Stern, Co-Chair of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate; London School of Economics

Irina Ghaplanyan, First Deputy Minister for Nature Protection, Armenia

Prof. Ottmar Edenhofer, Designated Director, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research; Director, Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change

Preety M. Bhandari, Director, Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management Division, Asian Development Bank, Manila

  

Moderator

Prof. Dr. Maja Göpel, Secretary General, German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU), Berlin; Leuphana Universität, Lüneburg