GLASGOW: Nordic approaches to support global carbon market cooperation

09.11.21 | Event
Choosing green nordic perspectives
Photographer
Campaign photo
Session A: The road to implementation - What shape will the future carbon market take?
Session B: Supporting the push to meet and go beyond Nationally Determined Contributions

Information

Dates
09.11.2021
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location

SEC Centre, Hall 4
Exhibition Way
Glasgow
G3 8YW
United Kingdom

Type
Event

How do we ensure continued ambition raising and sustainable development at the same time as a robust trading market? The Nordics plays an important role in putting the Paris Agreement mechanisms into practice. The event will outline the Nordic perspectives and give an overview of ongoing activities supporting the development of a global carbon market.

Speakers:

Session 1:

  •  Ash Sharma, Head of the Beyond the Grid Fund for Africa (BGFA) and Chair for Nordic Initiative for Cooperative Approaches at Nefco
  • Fenella Aouane, Head of Carbon Pricing Unit, GGGI
  • Kari Hämekoski, Senior Programme Manager, Nefco
  • Bianca Gichangi, Coordinator, Eastern Africa Alliance on Carbon Markets and Climate Finance

Session 2:

  •  Sandra Lindström, Head of International Climate Cooperation at Swedish Energy Agency
  • Aglaja Espelage, Consultant, Perspectives
  • Susanne Pedersen, Director, UNEP DTU Partnership
  • Jeannette Gurung, Executive Director, WOCAN

Organizer: Nefco - The Nordic Environment Finance Corporation

Co-organizers:

  • Swedish Energy Agency
  • Ministry of Climate and Environment of Norway
  • UNEP DTU Partnership
  • Global Green Growth Institute
  • Eastern Africa Alliance
  • WOCAN - Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management
  • Perspectives