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COP23 Events


COP23, the UN Climate Change Conference 2017, will take place under the presidency of the Government of Fiji in Germany. Diplomats, politicians, practitioners and representatives of the public from all over the world will gather in Bonn from 6 to 17 November. Many events during COP23 will shed light on the various dimensions of urban relevance for achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement. Find our list below of what’s going on when:

 

Wednesday, Nov 8 | 6:30-8pm | Cities
Making cities and their regions resilient and fit for climate change
Location: German Pavillion
Hosted by: BMZ, BMUB

Thursday, Nov 9 | 10am-4pm | Mobility
3. Consortium SuM4All Meeting
Location: BMZ Filmsaal
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ

Friday, Nov 10 | all day | Cities
Climate Law and Governance Day / participatory workshop: Implementation of the Paris Agreement at sub-national level: legal barriers and instruments for improving multi-level climate governance
Location: Universitätsforum Bonn
Hosted by: GIZ, WRI and others

Friday, Nov 10 | 9am-3:45pm | Mobility
From Ambition to Action: Decarbonising Transport in Germany and Abroad
Location: Mäanderbau, GIZ
Hosted by: GIZ

Friday, Nov 10 | 10am-6:30pm | Water
Water Action Day
Hosted by: UNFCCC (Content group water)

Friday, Nov 10 | 3:45-4:45pm | Cities
Resilience action in Asia-Pacific cities: fostering capacity development in most vulnerable countries
Location: Fiji Pavillion
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ

Saturday, Nov 11 | 1:15-2:45pm | Cities
Human Settlements Day / GCA Roundtable: Accelerating the urban transformation – financing and implementing infrastructure projects in Cities & Regions
Location: Bonn Zone
Hosted by: UNFCCC, UN-H

Saturday, Nov 11 | 3-4:30pm | Cities
Human Settlements Day / Building the More Sustainable City: Planning and financing infrastructure for low-carbon and climate-resilient cities
Location: Bonn Zone
Hosted by: UN-H

Saturday, Nov 11 | 6:30-8pm | Cities
Human Settlements Day / Closing Human Settlements Roundtable: Recommendations for sustainable human settlement
Location: Bonn Zone
Hosted By: UNFCCC, UNEP

Saturday, Nov 11 | 1:15-2:45pm | Cities
COP23 UN System Side Event on Human Settlement/ One UN for Climate-compatible & resilient cities: Sustainable Urban Development as a Catalyst of Climate Action
Location: Bonn Zone
Hosted by: UN-H, UNESCO, UNISDR, UN-Women, UNECE, ITU

Saturday, Nov 11 | tbc | Cities
Financing climate action: The role and importance of Project Preparation Facilities for low-carbon and resilient urban infrastructure development
Location: Bula Zone
Hosted by: BMZ, BMUB, GIZ, C40

Saturday, Nov 11 | tbc | Mobility
GCAA Transport Thematic days
Location: Bonn Zone
Hosted by: PPMC

Monday, Nov 13 | 10:30am-1pm | Mobility
High Level Day on SDG11 /Roundtable “The Urban Energy/Transport Nexus: How Can Cities Be Drivers of Transformative Climate Action?”
Location: Bonn Zone
Hosted by: SE4All

Monday, Nov 13 | 11:30am-1pm | Cities
High Level Day on SDG11 / Davos-style panel “Inclusive, Holistic and Vertically Integrated Climate Action for Sustainability & Resilience: a high-level dialogue between women leaders”
Location: Bonn Zone

Monday, Nov 13 | 1:30-6pm | Mobility
TUMI Mayors’ Forum on Urban Mobility
Location: BMZ Filmsaal
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ, ICLEI

Monday, Nov 13 | 2:30-4pm | Cities
Localising NDCs – Cities’ contributions to implementing the Paris Agreement
Location: German Pavillion
Hosted by: BMZ

Monday, Nov 13 | 6-7pm | Mobility
PPMC Daily Transport Talk Show
Location: Post Tower
Hosted by: Slocat

Tuesday, Nov 14 | 10:30am-1pm (tbc) | Cities
Franco-German Side-event on Sustainable Urban Development
Location: French Pavilion

Tuesday, Nov 14 | 2:30-4pm | Mobility
Taking climate action to the streets – transforming urban mobility
Location: German Pavillion
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ, BMUB, UBA

Tuesday, Nov 14 | 2:30-7pm | Cities
CCFLA Meeting
Location: BMZ (tbc)
Hosted by: CCFLA, BMZ, BMUB, GIZ

Tuesday, Nov 14 | 5-6pm | Cities
Resilience Action in Asian Cities: learning from practice
Location: German Pavillion (Amphitheatre)
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ

Wednesday, Nov 15 | 10am-1pm | Water
Water Event
Location: Interconnection Zone (DIE)

Wednesday, Nov 15 | 3-4pm | Cities
Financing climate action: The role and importance of Project Preparation Facilities for low-carbon urban infrastructure development
Location: German Pavillion (Amphitheatre)
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ

Wednesday, Nov 15 | 4:30-6pm | Water
From Adaption in NDCs to Bankable Climate Projects: the key role of the Water Cycle
Location: German Pavillion
Hosted by: BMZ, GIZ

Friday, Nov 17 | 2-4pm | Cities
Bridging the Gap: How to strengthen urban-rural linkages for resilient city regions
Location: Interconnections Zone, DIE
Hosted by: GIZ, BMZ