UN: Imagining the Carbon-neutral Future: Transformations in Energy and Transport
Session 2 of the UN DESA Global Policy Dialogues for Climate Action
Wednesday, 28 April 2021, 8:30-10 a.m. EDT
Energy and transport can be agents of sustainable urban and rural development that prioritize equity and inclusion while also moving us closer to our zero-carbon goals. This session, the second in a four-part series on “Building a Global Coalition for Sustainability after COVID-19,” will bring together leading voices in the fields of clean energy and sustainable transport with experts from the UN system to discuss practical solutions and ways to reform these systems minimizing their effect on the environment, in the context of recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Organized with UN-Habitat, the event will also discuss cross-cutting issues such as financing, governance, gender, data and statistics, as well as how the world can best make systemic transformations to a more sustainable world while leaving no one behind.
Register here by 27 April 2021: bit.ly/climate28april
More information: bit.ly/DESAdialogues
The event is free and open to all, and will be streamed live on UN DESA’s Facebook page. The event will be held in English with captions available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.