Influencers and changemakers will convene at a climate-focused occasion throughout Expo 2020 underneath a wider programme that can handle a few of the world’s most urgent issues.
The occasion will search to deal with points highlighted within the United Nations sustainable improvement objectives.
Held instantly earlier than the subsequent UN Local weather Change Convention (COP 26, anticipated November Ninth-Nineteenth in Glasgow, Scotland), the occasion appears to be like to additional advance the dialog, and encourage motion on local weather and sustainability points which might be resulting in a rise in pure catastrophes.
The occasion was introduced by Reem Al Hashimy, minister of state for worldwide cooperation and director normal of Expo 2020 Dubai Bureau, throughout Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020.
Al Hashimy can be the chairperson of the UAE Nationwide council on sustainable improvement objectives.
Occasion members will likely be inspired to share their message, options and experience to encourage change at each a person and world stage.
Will probably be held throughout Expo 2020’s Local weather Week within the first week of November, one in all 9 thematic weeks that can encourage worldwide cooperation on numerous key matters.
These embody city improvement and cities, journey and exploration, the sustainable improvement objectives, well being and wellness, innovation, agriculture and livelihood improvement, girls and ladies, and water.
Devoted public and closed-door occasions, akin to seminars, workshops and talks, may also function in Expo 2020’s wider occasions programme, tasked with bringing the world collectively in a spirit of optimism for our future.
All occasions will have fun the achievements and amplify the message of the 17 sustainable improvement objectives, a set of world targets to finish all types of poverty, combat inequalities and deal with local weather change, whereas making certain that nobody is left behind.