The UN Global Compact together with UN Environment and UNFCCC secretariat will convene the annual High-Level Meeting of Caring for Climate at COP23 inviting chief executives of business and finance, civil society, the UN and governments. The meeting will focus on how the private sector can contribute to accelerating and enhancing NDC and SDG ambition and implementation leading up to key milestones including the 2018 global stock-take and the UN Secretary-General’s 2019 Climate Summit. A new global landscape analysis will be launched during this occasion examining business engagement in a set of 30 nationally determined contributions and their plans for realizing the sustainable development goals.
Nov 15, 2017 at 01:00 pm
The meeting is invitation only.
There are a number of different events in and around COP 23/CMP 13 with a business focus, and many other events that welcome private sector participation. Some are organized by United Nations entities, and many others are convened by outside organizations. In addition, under the Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action, numerous events will be held throughout COP23/CMP13 covering a variety of themes related to climate change and sustainable development relevant for business and investors.