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COP 24: Katowice Climate Shift, Culmination of cities and regions at COP24

Accelerating Transition to Delivery of the Paris Agreement Through Multilevel Climate Action

10 December 2018, 18:45 - 21:30
Katowice, Poland- Walcownia Cynku-Zinc Metallurgy Museum – The Rolling Mill

As part of COP 24, ICLEI will co-host an event alongside The Global Covenant of Mayors, The Global Task Force of Local and Regional Governments, The European Committee of the Regions, and The European Commission, titled: Katowice Climate Shift, Culmination of cities and regions at COP24: Accelerating Transition to Delivery of the Paris Agreement Through Multilevel Climate Action.

During the session invited participants and speaker will share outcomes from the Cities and Regions Talanoa Dialogues. The session will also see presentations from cities within the European Green Capital Network, who will present their recently launched call for action.

Speakers include:

H.E. Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission and Co-Chair of the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy
Ashok Sridharan, Mayor of Bonn (Germany) and ICLEI President (Chair of the Session)
Markku Markkula, Chair of City of Espoo, Finland and First Vice-President of European Committee of the Regions
Solly Msimanga, Executive Mayor of Tshwane (South Africa)
Lan Marie Nguyen Berg, Deputy Mayor of Oslo (Norway)
Hubert Bruls, Mayor of Nijmegen (The Netherlands)
Frederic Ximeno, Commissioner, Barcelona (Spain)

To register for the event, click here.

The event is taking place as part of the agenda of cities and regions at COP24, click here.