The Conference of the States Parties (CSP) to the Chemical Weapons Convention is holding its Twenty-First Session (CSP-21) from Monday 28 November to Friday 2 December 2016 at the World Forum (Churchillplein 10, The Hague) located next to OPCW Headquarters. Paul Walker, Green Cross Environmental Security and Sustainability Director, coordinates the Chemical Weapons Convention Coalition […]
A Green and inclusive future is possible! Green Cross is hosting a high-level panel discussion on the opportunities of ambitious and far-reaching climate action, addressing the water-food-energy nexus, improving security and reducing inequality through sustainable job creation.
This event will focus on the impact of environmental degradation on migration, the need to scale-up solutions, including the restoration of lands and environments, and leading actions being taken to achieve “The Future We Want”.
Green Zone “Loukkos” Conference Room
Thursday, 10 November 2016
Panel Discussion (60 minutes):
A high-level panel on climate change and environmental degradation, looking at such issues as disaster risk reduction, food security, sustainable livelihoods, migration and water use.
• Jacques Degroote (PKB)
• Sarah Dobson (Earth Charter International)
• Dina Inonesco (IOM)
• Joël Ruet (The Bridge Tank)
• Maina Sage (Deputy, French Polynesia)
Moderator: Nicolas Imbert, Green Cross France and Territories
Question & Answer session (20 minutes)
Version française A large-scale geothermal energy project in Geneva – featured in last year’s The Future We Want exhibit organised by Green Cross International – is being given a public showing this week to help residents understand how it works. The Automnales festival opened its doors Monday at the Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland. Visitors will […]