The OECD is undertaking a major project on the economic growth and investment implications of the transition to a low-carbon, climate resilient economy in the context of the German G20 Presidency.
save the date: OECD-hosted International conference, TUESDAY 23 MAY 2017, berlin
These are some of the questions to be debated at an OECD-hosted international conference taking place in Berlin on 23 May 2017, in collaboration with the German Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety and in conjunction with the Petersberg Climate Dialogue.
This event will present the results of the major OECD report, Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth, which provides a ground-breaking analysis of how low-emission and climate-resilient development can be achieved without compromising economic growth, competitiveness or well-being.
We are pleased to invite you to join the OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría (tbc) at this event. The conference will take place in the context of the German G20 presidency and will be attended by decision-makers from a large number of countries, business representatives as well as high-level actors of international cooperation.
Bringing together the growth, development and climate agendas
Delivering on the Paris objectives will require fundamental shifts in our economies, including major changes in how capital is allocated.
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A number of expert workshops have taken place to feed into the project:
An inclusive process relevant to all G20 countries
The project is being undertaken as part of the OECD’s Programme of Work and Budget with the support of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, and in the context of the German G20 Presidency. It is guided by an Advisory Council of 14 high-profile academic, government, business and civil society members. The work also benefits from the input of a number of partner institutions from G20 countries, covering the range of issues being addressed.
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