Many emerging economies already suffering disproportionately from the effects of climate change may be at risk of further impact. However, some are well placed to lead the way in adopting new technologies, measures and strategies to reach net-zero emissions by 2050.
Ahead of G20 in October, and COP27 in November, how can the international community provide the funding needed to accelerate and scale the much-needed low-carbon, climate-resilient transition in emerging economies?
Moderator: Bronwyn Nielsen Founder and CEO The Nielsen Network
Opening Remarks by:
Mahmoud Mohieldin UN High-Level Climate Action Champion for COP27 hosted in Egypt.
Patricia Espinosa Cantellano Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
Mmamoloko Kubayi Minister of Human Settlements, Ministry of Human Settlements of South Africa
Paddy Padmanthan Vice-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ACWA Power, Saudi Arabia
Arifin Tasrif Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Indonesia