Join LEDS GP at COP 22: Advancing country leadership on NDC action

Start Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:30:00 UTC
End Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2016 18:30:00 UTC
Location: US Center, Marrakech, Morocco

Date: Friday, November 11th 2016

Time: 17:30-18:30

Location: U.S. Center, Blue Zone, Marrakech, Morocco

Join LEDS GP for a COP22 side event on advancing climate resilient low emission development and Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) implementation through peer-to-peer technical collaboration and exchange across countries, donors, and international and technical institutes. This event will highlight the experiences of developing countries’ leading efforts with LEDS GP and the U.S. Enhancing Capacity for LEDS (EC-LEDS) program to take ambitious climate action and enable replication of successful approaches in achieving NDC goals through economy-wide and sector-specific policies, finance measures, and integrated planning processes. The event will discuss how others can access tools and other resources and draw on the experiences of fellow practitioners to advance action on low emission development and NDCs.

17:30 – 17:40   What is the LEDS Global Partnership? How do I engage?

  • Steve Hammer, World Bank, LEDS GP Steering Committee Co-Chair
  • Ron Benioff, Director, LEDS GP Secretariat

17:40 – 18:10   Interactive panel on country-members’ advancements on NDC implementation through LEDS GP support

Moderator: Mr. Stephen King’ uyu, National Climate Change Secretariat, Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Regional Development Authorities of Kenya – Co-Chair of the Africa LEDS Partnership and LEDS GP Steering Committees


18:10 – 18:25 Open discussion with the audience

18:25 – 18:30 Closing

  • Steve Hammer, World Bank, LEDS GP Steering Committee Co-Chair

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