GLOBE EU conference on Financing Nature-based Solutions

September 28, 11h00 – 12h30


Draft program:

11h00: Welcome and introductions – Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP, GLOBE EU

11h10: Maximizing climate and biodiversity synergies with NbS – Catherine Chabaud MEP, GLOBE EU

11h20: The role of Natural Climate Solutions in the fight against climate change – Justin Adams, Co-Head, Platform for Accelerating Nature-Based Solutions, World Economic Forum

11h30: The IUCN Global Standard for NbS – Stewart Maginnis, Global Director of the Nature-based Solutions Group, IUCN

11h40: Using regenerative farming as an NbS – Pascal Chapot, Group Head of Sustainable Agricultural Development, Nestlé.

11h50: Water Replenishment as an NbS to address societal challenges – Jan Burger, Climate & Water Sustainability Director, Coca-Cola Europe.

12h00: Financial reforms to bring about an increase in funding NbS – Eva Mayerhofer, Senior Environment and Biodiversity Specialist, European Investment Bank (tbc)

12h10: Discussion

12h20: Conclusions – Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP, GLOBE EU