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AMERICA’S PLEDGE

MOTHER CHANNEL | AMERICAS PLEDGE

Moderator: Mr. Jules Kortenhorst CEO Rocky Mountain Institute Panellists: Mr. Edward Markey U.S. Senator from Massachusetts United States Senate Bill Peduto Mayor of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Matt Rodrigues California Secreatary for Environmental Protection Laura Phillips Senior Vice President of Sustainability Walmart America’s Pledge is a report detailing the efforts of U.S. ...

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COP 23 CAN NATURE BE A SOLUTION? PART 2

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP 23 CAN NATURE BE A SOLUTION? PART 2

More about Ugo Guarnacci EU Commission Ugo is an applied economist by training, with a PhD on measuring resilience and subjective wellbeing in post-disaster, post-conflict Indonesia.  He is currently working on the development of a new Research & Innovation policy agenda on Innovating Cities with Nature-Based Solutions. His areas of ...

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COP 23 CAN NATURE BE A SOLUTION PART 1

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP 23 CAN NATURE BE A SOLUTION PART 1

Can Nature be a Solution for Climate Change Adaptation and Increasing Resilience? Ugo Guarnacci Policy Officer, Directorate of Climate Action and Resource Efficiency, Directorate-General for Research and InnovationEuropean CommissionAdel Abdouli Coastal Observatory Planning and Protection Coastal Agency Juliana Ribeiro Environmental Project Analyst Conservation Strategies Boticário Group Foundation Edoardo Croci UB-IEFE ...

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COP 23 BOLSTERING RESILIENCE AGAINST ACUTE RISK PART 2

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP 23 BOLSTERING RESILIENCE AGAINST ACUTE RISK PART 2

Moderator: Irwin LaRocque Ambassador of Fiji CARICOM Secretary-General Panellists: Rt Hon Baroness Patricia Scotland of Asthal PC QC Commonwealth Secretary-General.Jon. Allen Chastanet Prime Minister of Saint Lucia Lead Head of Government in the CARICOM Quasi Cabinet with responsibility for Sustainable Development, including the Environment and Disaster Management and Water, at ...

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COP 23 BOLSTERING RESILIENCE AGAINST ACUTE RISK PART 1

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP 23 BOLSTERING RESILIENCE AGAINST ACUTE RISK PART 1

Moderator: Irwin LaRocque Ambassador of Fiji CARICOM Secretary-General Speaker: Pa Ousman Jarju director of GCF’s Country Programming DivisionPa Ousman Jarju, director of GCF’s Country Programming Division spoke about GCF’s ongoing efforts to balance the speeding up of its funding approval with the overriding requirement of ensuring the projects it supports match ...

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UNFCCC AND COP PRESIDENCY 06-NOV-2017

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP23 PRESS BRIEFING PANEL ON HUMAN CHANGE AND MOBILITY

Moderator: Nick Nuttall Head of Communications and Outreach Spokesperson for the UNFCCC Panellists: Patricia Espinosa Executive Secretary UNFCCC Nazhat Khan Chief Negotiator for COP 23 Fiji Ambassador In this press panel Patricia Espinosa and Ambassador Khan field questions from the press around China’s role in the future, the sexual harassment ...

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COP23 PRESS BRIEFING PANEL ON HUMAN CHANGE AND MOBILITY

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP23 PRESS BRIEFING PANEL ON HUMAN CHANGE AND MOBILITY

Platform on Disaster Displacement, UN Refugees Agency, International Organization for Migration, OXFAM, Norwegian Refugee Council   Moderator: Simon Panellists: Ms. Camila Minerva Rodriguez Tavarez Humanitarian Action Program Manager Oxfam  Ms. Nina M Birkeland Senior Adviser Disaster and Climate Change, Partnerships and Policy Department Norwegian Refugee Council  Ms. Marine Franck Program ...

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COP23 OCEANS IN CRISIS PART 2

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP23 OCEANS IN CRISIS PART 2

Science and Oceans: IPCC Report and Other Developments Margareth S. Copertino, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande (FURG); Hans-Otto Pörtner, Alfred Wegener Institute; Suchana Chavanich, Thailand; Carol Turley, Plymouth Marine Laboratory; Françoise Gaill, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique; Vladimir Ryabinin, UNESCO; Lisa Levin, Distinguished Professor, Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Phillip Williamson, University of East Anglia; and Jay ...

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COP23 OCEANS IN CRISIS PART 1

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP23 OCEANS IN CRISIS PART 1

Science and Oceans: IPCC Report and Other Developments Margareth S. Copertino, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande (FURG); Hans-Otto Pörtner, Alfred Wegener Institute; Suchana Chavanich, Thailand; Carol Turley, Plymouth Marine Laboratory; Françoise Gaill, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique; Vladimir Ryabinin, UNESCO; Lisa Levin, Distinguished Professor, Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Phillip Williamson, University of East Anglia; and Jay ...

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COP 23 CHILD RIGHTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE TWO

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP 23 CHILD RIGHTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE TWO

Mrs Amanda Katili Niode  Head of Expert Team Office of Presidents Special Envoy on Climate change   Indonesia    Manager of Climate Project Indonesia speaks about the programs involving children in forums (now totalling more than 400 in Indonesia) to  encourage them to speak out and get involved in programme ...

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CITIES TRANSITIONING TO LOW CARBON PART TWO

MOTHER CHANNEL | CITIES TRANSITIONING TO LOW CARBON TWO

Climate, Carbon and Cities: Assessing Risk, Transforming Sectors, Building the Future Moderator: Kira Vinke, PIK Speakers: Bambang Susantono, Vice-President, ADB: A Region at Risk: The Human Dimensions of Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific Mr. A. K. Saxena, Senior Fellow & Director, TERI: Enabling Decarbonization of the Power Sector ...

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COP 23 CIRCULAR ECONOMY PART TWO

MOTHER CHANNEL | COP 23 CIRCULAR ECONOMY PART TWO

This side event explores how we can align climate policy, the architecture of the Paris Agreement and climate finance to tap the potential of circular economy concepts, while contributing to the economic development and low-carbon growth ambitions of developing countries. Moderator: Vintura Silva(UNFCCC), Panellists: Jelmer Hoogzaad (Shifting Paradigms), Matthieu Bardout ...

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