Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week 2019 (LACCW)

Next week from August 19-23, ALLCOT  team will be present at the Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week 2019 (LACCW), an event to be held in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil.

“The LACCW will be the occasion to discuss challenges and opportunities for climate action from a Latin American and Caribbean perspective. It will offer the opportunity to key actors in the region from across sectors to convene, learn and exchange knowledge and best practices, to assess, jointly plan and create new climate action initiatives” UNFCCC

There, ALLCOT will host following side event:

Market-based approaches to take action and to raise ambition in LAC.
Tuesday August 20
Room Goal 9 (SL50-T02)

Our Panelists:
Adriana Gutierrez, Consultant at Ministry of Environment of Colombia
Axel Michaelowa, Perspectives Climate Group
Lisa Lafferty, Climate Trust
Perumal Arumugam, UNFCCC

Tanguy de Bienassis, World Bank
Thiago de Araújo Mendes, Environmental Agency of the Federal District of Brazil (Brasília Ambiental)
Tomasz Chruszczow, High-Level Climate Champion for COP24 at Ministry of the Environment Poland

Moderator: Alexis Leroy

Our session will showcase successful practices of carbon pricing in LAC countries and discuss opportunities to extend initiatives to new jurisdictions by promoting countries efforts towards regional carbon markets and thereby accelerating the implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs).

Registration for the Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week 2019 is open here.

See you in Salvador.

Monica de Oliveira