Come meet us at COP24

Key activities of Perspectives at COP24 in Katowice.

We invite you to join our experts at several side events:

National engagement for low emission development pathways (Tunisia, PCR, in cooperation with GIZ)
Monday, 3 December 2018, 18:30-20:00, Room Narew

Axel Michaelowa will moderate the discussion on international experiences with Low Emission Development Pathways and Igor Shishlov will present experiences with climate finance mobilization for low-emission pathways and the role of private sector contributions to NDCs and LEDS.


Unleashing the potential of market mechanisms: What is needed to support the development of programmatic approaches? (KfW, BMU)
Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 12:30-14:00, IETA Pavilion

Axel Michaelowa will present lessons learnt from the activities of the Foundation of the Future of the Carbon Market in African countries.

A report of the event as well as Axel Michaelowa's presentation can be found here.


Double counting – the billion dollar question for implementing Article 6 carbon markets (PD-Forum, ICD, D.I.A., in cooperation with PCR)
Thursday, 6 December 2018, 15:00-16:30, Room Pieniny

Axel Michaelowa will moderate the discussion on means to prevent double counting in the context of new carbon market instruments, programmatic approaches and the implementation of NDCs. Stephan Hoch provides insights regarding the relevance of upscaled programmatic crediting instruments for Article 6 operationalization.


Linking carbon markets and climate finance in African countries (Senegal, University of Zurich, in cooperation with PCG)
Thursday, 6 December 2018, 18:30-20:00, Room Bieszczady

Stephan Hoch will present an overview of activities under the International Climate Initiative to pilot replicable climate financing models based on the pipeline of activities under the CDM. The presentations and discussions will be moderated by Axel Michaelowa.


Progress on Article 6 – Moving towards implementation (PCR, Wuppertal Institute, West African Alliance)
Saturday, 8 December 2018, 18:30-20:00, EU Pavilion, Room Vienna

Igor Shishlov will moderate the discussion on critical aspects that should be addressed by future Article 6 activities. Aglaja Espelage will present key issues to be tested and emerging experiences from piloting Article 6 activities.


Harnessing synergies between market mechanisms and climate finance in Africa (PCG, Climate Focus, Afrique Environnement Energie)
Thursday, 13 December 2018, 09:00-10:30, AfDB Pavilion

Stephan Hoch will present African experiences and the potential on linking market mechanisms and climate finance in an event that showcases experiences from East and West Africa in the transition from activities in the CDM pipeline to the implementation of NDCs.


Underpinning ambitious NDCs compatible with a 1.5°C emissions pathway and a resilient society (Morocco, University of Freiburg, in cooperation with PCR)
Friday, 14 December 2018, 13:15-14:45, Room Narew

Axel Michaelowa will moderate two sessions on promoting ambition through transformative policy instruments and on achieving mitigation, resilience and sustainable development. Stephan Hoch will present research on how to achieve a path consistent with the 1.5°C target through innovative market instruments and blended finance.


Perspectives staff present at COP24

Find us at our exhibit with the University of Zurich and the University of Freiburg (Booth Nr. 16).

For more information on the side events, please follow us on Twitter: @PerspectivesCC.