Reports back from breakout sessions

The Rapporteurs from the breakout groups report back to the plenary. The reports will be followed by a reaction by the new EU Environment Commissioner and Commission Vice-President responsible for climate negotiations.

Will it be enough to step up incremental change or should we be looking for paradigm shift?

Inspirational and provocative perspectives on this horizontal question from: Connie Hedegaard, Outgoing EU Commissioner for Climate Action: ‘Finding a credible response to the threat of irreversible and catastrophic climate change’. Simon Upton, Director, Environment Directorate, OECD: ‘Why business can no longer be as usual’ Sunita Narain, Director General, Centre for Science and the Environment, India: […]

Opening session

Message of welcome and introduction to the programme by Mikael Karlsson, EEB President followed by keynote speech by Karmenu Vella, EU Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.  

Module 3: Elements of a sustainable transition

The afternoon session will start and end in the Silver hall auditorium. The breakout sessions will take place in various breakout rooms, please follow the signs. This module will explore in more detail some of the areas, which need to be addressed in the context of an accelerated transition to sustainability. It will open with […]