COP23 Side Event – 1.5 & 2°C Strategies, SDGs and Green Growth – EU Research Projects CD-LINKS and GREEN-WIN

15 November 2017 | Bonn, Germany

Based on two EU-funded projects CD-LINKS and GREEN-WIN, the latest findings for ratcheting up the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) toward the 1.5 & 2°C goals from the Paris Agreement and green-economy strategies for aligning economic with climate goals will be presented in a side event at the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 23, 6-17 November 2017).

The side-event is one of three CD-LINKS events taking place at COP 23. This event titled 1.5 & 2°C strategies, SDGs and green growth – EU Research Projects CD-LINKS and GREEN-WIN highlights synergies & trade-offs with regards to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), investigates green growth strategies induced through alternative climate financing schemes, and presents local green economy business models that reconcile revenue generation with the SDGs. The side-event will feature four thematic presentations followed by a panel discussion. the agenda is available from here.