UNFCCC Side event

Private Sector Initiative of the Nairobi work programme

Showing successful adaptation activities and related challenges in the private sector under the Private Sector Initiative (PSI) of the Nairobi work programme


Join the UNFCCC secretariat and representatives of the Private Sector Initiative of the Nairobi work programme to learn about what private sector entities are doing to adapt to climate change in a sustainable and profitable manner and the challenges ahead.

Agenda

» Welcome note by UNFCCC Executive Secretariat. Christiana Figueres, TBC
» How to integrate adaptation into business planning? Dr. Ian Noble, Global Adaptation Institute
» Climate change projections and the impacts affecting businesses. UKCIP, TBC
» Introducing the PSI database of case studies. Emerson Resende, UNFCCC

» Presentation of a case study from the PSI database. Nestlé, TBC
» Presentation of a public-private partnership case study from the PSI database. Coca-Cola, TBC

» Discussions led by the Chair on challenges for the private sector to adapt to climate change

» Summary and concluding remarks by the Chair

Date & Venue

Friday, Nov 30th, 1-3pm

Hall 5, Qatar National Convention Centre, Doha, Qatar