"The Business and Industry "BINGO" Day at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)"

Friday, 5 December 2014

Cartuel General del Ejercito de Peru

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  • Provide constructive policy input from business to the UNFCCC process.
  • Demonstrate the private sector's commitment and contribution to delivering market-based solutions to climate change.
  • Share expertise and best practices in technology cooperation, development and deployment, REDD+, low emissions financing and research and development.


(11:00-11:05), Room 2

  • ICC

Opening - What are the challenges in moving towards a comprehensive global agreement in 2015? What is the role of the private sector in tackling climate change?

(11:05-11:25), Room 2

  • Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, UNFCCC*
  • H.E. Mr. Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, Minister of the Environment of Peru, President-Designate to COP20 & CMP10*


Sustainable Bioenergy as part of an integration towards 100% renewables: Case studies and examples.

(11:30—13:00), Room 2

WBA will introduce the theme of 100% renewable energy future and show case studies on the role of bioenergy in achieving this objective. Case studies will address: replacing fossil fuels with biomass and other renewables, biomass potential and supply, bioenergy technology,policies and financing.


  • Experts from the World Bioenergy Association network and invited speakers from the REN Alliance and others

WorldBioenergy Association (WBA)
Ms. Karin Haara

WorldWind Energy Association (WWEA)
Mr. Stefan Gsaenger

Policies and Actions for Addressing Climate Change in China

(13:15—14:45), Room 2

The policies and actions for addressing climate change will presented, also cover the achievements and barriers.

Tsinghua University, Global Climate Change Institute (GCCI)
Ms. Alun GU

China Green Carbon Foundation (CGCF)
Mr. Jinhong Yuan

Scaling Up REDD+: Catalyzing jurisdictional leadership with new finance sources and mechanisms

(16:45—18:15), Room 2

This side event will showcase jurisdictional REDD+ leadership in key countries, demonstrate the urgent need to, and opportunities for, stimulating demand for REDD+ (with a focus on Indonesia and Brazil), and highlight how successful REDD+ negotiations in Lima and Paris could support such efforts.


  • Government representatives from Instituto de Mudanças Climáticas (IMC, State of Acre, Brazil)
  • Corporación Forestal Nacional (CONAF, Chile)
  • Representatives from Fauna and Flora International (FFI)
  • Respresentatives from Amazon Environmental Research Institute (IPAM).

Verified Carbon Standard Association (VCSA)
Ms. Linda Price

Fauna & Flora International (FFI)
Ms. Zoe Cullen

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