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COP27: Making good on the Glasgow Climate Pact: a call to action to achieve one gigaton of emissions reductions from forests by 2025

Sharm El Sheikh / Virtual

November 11 | 3:00 – 4:00pm (GMT +2)

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Location: Nature Zone Pavilion | Watch live here

Conveners: Green Gigaton Challenge & UNREDD

It is critical to mobilize funding to achieve the goal of a 1 gigaton of emissions reductions from forests by 2025. Panelists will (i) address the importance of adopting a mid-term milestone towards the Glasgow Pledge; (ii) provide an overview of the gap towards achieving the gigaton milestone; and (iii) propose changes in policies/incentives to achieve that milestone.

Speakers: TBC

  • Alue Dohong, Vice Minister, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Indonesia
  • Representative of the UK Government
  • Representative of the DRC Government
  • Waldez Goes da Silva, Governor, State of Amapá, Brazil
  • Susan Gardner, Director, Ecosystems Division, UNEP
  • Andre Guimaraes, Executive Director, IPAM
  • Lola Cabnal, Director of Environmental Advocacy, Ak’Tenamit
  • Dirk Nemitz, Team leader AFOLU, UNFCCC