Under the title of “Heading towards a New Climate and Sustainable Economy – Shifting the Trillions for a Just Transition,” the F20 platform seeks to examine possible pathways towards an economy that is still geared for growth, yet embraces the opportunities of a long-term transition in line with the Sustainable Development Goals and towards a sustainable and low carbon economy that is capable of dealing with the risks posed by severe future climate change.
|Date & Time||Thursday 13 June 2019 10:00-18:00 (doors open from 9:15)|
|Venue||Iino Hall Access|
|Organizers||F20（Foundations Platform F20）
Renewable Energy Institute
|Admisssion||Free (prior registration required) Register Here|
Program *As of 20 May. Program and speakers are subject to change. Japanese-English simultaneous translation available
|Morning Session（10:00 - 13:00）|
Session 1: Heading Towards the New Climate Economy in Context of the 2030 Agenda
|Afternoon Session（14:00 - 18:00）|
|Session 2: Status of the G20, the Energy Transition and Regulatory Frameworks
[Keynote] Sven Teske Research Director, University of Technology Sydney
Henk Rogers Founder and Board Chair, Blue Planet Foundation
LI Junfeng Director General, National Center of Climate Change Strategy Research (NCSC) / National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) / REEEP
Dolf Gielen Director, IRENA Innovation and Technology Center (IITC)
Nobuo Tanaka Chairman, Sasakawa Peace Foundation
Teruyuki Ohno Executive Director, Renewable Energy Institute
Anna Leidreiter Director Climate and Energy, World Future Council
[Moderator] Stefan Schurig Secretary General, F20
|Session 3: The Implementation of the Paris Agreement and 2030 Agenda
Role of Foundations and Other Stakeholder Groups and their Expectations on the G20 Process
[Keynote] Fiona Reynolds CEO, Principles of Responsible Investors (PRI)
[Greetings from U20 to Japan's G20 process]
Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Special Advisor to the Governor on International Affairs, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Harish Hande Founder, Selco Foundation
Catherine Brown CEO, Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation, Australia
ZHANG Li Secretary General, Society for Entrepreneurs and Ecology (SEE) Foundation
LEI Hongpeng Director, Climate Change Programme, Children Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF)
Renato Redentor Constantino V20 / Executive Director, Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities
Enrique Maurtua Konstantinidis FARN / C20
Mika Ohbayashi Director, Renewable Energy Institute / Co-Chair of F20
Reception Drinks and light snacks will be served after the forum. You are welcomed to join.
*To the Press: Kindly requested to refrain from attending the reception.
・Encourages to move forward with global de-carbonization trends.
・Pushes forward the transformation of the energy sector by shifting towards renewable energy sources and increasing energy efficiency.
・Encourages foundations and organizations to stand up, contribute and seek solutions for the global challenges on climate change.
・Calls for joint, transnational action towards the realization of sustainable development targets (SDGs) which are the challenges of 2030 Agenda, and fulfil the goals set out in the 2015 Paris Agreement.
Renewable Energy Institutes Joins the F20 Platform
Foundations take a stand to combat climate change of G20 countries
(20 December 2018)