Technology and innovation are crucial for the implementation of the Paris Agreement. Find out how countries and key actors from around the world will work together to accelerate action on climate technology. Don't miss the technology related sessions during the Bonn Climate Change Conference May 2017 listed below.
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A key focus of the Bonn May Climate Change Conference is to provide a space for governments to explore how to enhance climate technology development and transfer. At this conference, the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice will continue elaborating the Technology Framework. The Subsidiary Body for implementation will keep on elaborating the modalities and procedures of the periodic assessment of the Technology Mechanism. Find out more about the intergovernmental process here.
9 May (15:30 - 16:30)
At this technical expert meeting session, key actors will discuss how innovative approaches to urban planning, policies and technology solutions can deliver emission reductions and generate sustainable development benefits in cities. The event, to be led by the Technology Executive Committee, is complementary to its special event on innovation that will be held on 12 May.
10 May (13:15 - 14:45)
Cooperation amongst Parties is critical for addressing the challenges that go along with implementing the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda. The event looks at how cooperation amongst the global south could complement traditional cooperation approaches and discusses ways to promoting these efforts. At this event, the Technology Executive Committee will showcase its new TEC brief on "South-South cooperation and triangular cooperation in technologies for adaptation for water and agriculture".
At this event, developing countries will highlight success stories in
implementing technology actions plans in suport of the Paris Agreement.
These plans are part of the technology needs assessments (TNA)
undertaken by developing countries. Find out more on TNAs here!
This special event, organized by the Technology Executive Committee, will bring together high-level experts to showcase key innovation policies and innovative technologies for enhancing climate action. It will focus on identifying how innovation can support countries to implement their nationally determined contributions and mid-century strategies. Don't miss this event. Find out more here!