The 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) will kick off at the end of October in Glasgow. Accelerating climate action implies a fundamental shift away from fossil fuels and towards clean energy and transport. But how ready is the world for this ‘Net Zero’ transition?
On 28 October 2021 at 16:00 (UTC+3) the UNU World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) will organise the online panel discussion “COP26: Are We Ready?“. An international panel of experts specialising in mining, oil, and gas will discuss issues including:
The event’s panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A, when the audience will have a chance to ask questions.
For registration information, an event programme, and panelist profiles, visit the UNU-WIDER website.