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HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco among speakers confirmed for Climate Action Networking Reception
Achim Steiner UNEP Executive Director and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco confirm their attendance as keynote speakers at the Climate Action Networking Reception.
Under the theme “Partnerships for a Green Economy”, the exclusive invitation only cocktail reception offers a unique opportunity for distinguished guests and COP 17 delegates to network in a relaxed atmosphere at one of Durban’s most iconic venues.
Preceding the reception, Climate Action, in partnership with ICLEI and the World Green Building Council (WGBC) will be hosting a high-level debate on “Cities of the Future”. Chaired by Gino Van Begin, Deputy Secretary General, ICLEI, the debate will examine the growth and development of sustainable urban areas and infrastructure;
Sula Bruce, Project Director for Climate Action commented “We are delighted to have confirmed such prominent and highly regarded keynote speakers for the Climate Action Networking Event and are also pleased to be able to present such an authoritative and influential panel for the “Cities of the Future” debate. We are confident that this will be one of the most talked about events taking place during COP17.”
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Roopi Woodall, Marketing Manager, Climate Action
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Climate Action is a multimedia platform, produced in partnership with UNEP, for governments, industry, international opinion leaders, distinguished academics and environmentalists to debate the business case for climate change. The publication and associated events provide concrete steps that both governments and business can take to reduce carbon footprints through ongoing dialogue and dedicated actions.