Climate Change Leadership - The Summit 2018
08.00 - 11.00
Arrival and accreditation
11.00 - 11.30
Welcome and introduction to the Porto Protocol
11.30 - 12.15 – Mohan Munasinghe
THE IPCC SOLUTIONS TO CLIMATE CHANGE
Content: show the most current findings on climate change, its impacts
and origin, but most importantly, explain which are the solutions and
strategies suggested by the IPCC for mitigation and adaptation.
12.15 - 13.00 – Juan Verde
CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN ECONOMY
Content: Sustainability, renewable energy, agribusiness and biomedicine
as a new model of economic development. Green economy aims
reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities, striving for sustainable
development without degrading the environment.
14.15 - 15.00 – Irina Bokova
CLIMATE CHANGE & WORLD HERITAGE
Content: how climate change is affecting treasured places worldwide
and what can be done to protect them. Detailed will be U NESCO´s programs
in the sciences, education, and culture contributing to the creation
of knowledge, educational tools, the expansion of communications,
and t he increased understanding of the ethical implications for
present and future generations.
13.00 – Lunch break
15.00 – 16.00
President Barack Obama
REMARKS BY THE 44th PRESIDENT OF THE
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Content: the impacts and challenges of climate changes in the world.
16.00 - 16.30 Closing Remarks