LESC at COP24

High-Level Dinner Dialogue

Tuesday, December 11th 2018

The aim is of this event is to promote dialogue between business, government and academia on the role of land-use and natural climate solutions (NCS) as an essential component of climate action and bring continuity from the LESC event at GCAS which focused on the Land-Energy Nexus, as well as the Polish COP Presidency priorities. Over dinner, esteemed colleages and experts will engage in an open discussion about the transition to a low-carbon future. With only a few keynote remarks, this dinner will work to achieve the following objectives.

LESC at COP24

Accelerating Action to a Low-Carbon Future

Monday, December 10th, 2018

LESC now returns to COP, creating a space for in-depth dialogue with policy-makers. We recognize the scale of the challenge in implementing ambitious NDCs, but also the need to take action at the city, local, and project level. As such, the theme of this LESC is “Accelerating Action”. We will bring together global leaders who are taking bold action.

LESC at ICSD 2018

The Future of the Energy Transition

September 27, 2018

The LESC panel will take place on day two of the 2018 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD). It will feature high-level speakers who will present key outcomes from the LESC-GCAS event which is taking place at the Global Climate Action Summit in California just two weeks before ICSD.

LESC at 2018 GCAS

The Land-Energy Nexus In Climate Change Mitigation

September 11, 2018

The 2018 Global Climate Action Summit will bring together leaders from state and local governments and business from around the world. In an official GCAS affiliate side-event, LESC will host panels featuring distinguished speakers who will highlight the current state of technological solutions in each field and identify research, funding, and policy gaps.