The Regional Technical Expert Meetings on Mitigation 2020 – Region: Asia and the Pacific will be held on the theme: Climate smart cooling solutions for sustainable buildings in Asia and the Pacific. Specifically, these may include cooling solutions through innovative building design, construction materials and other techniques.
The meeting aims to:
- showcase viable business models and climate-friendly technology solutions for active and passive cooling systems in building, including the use of indigenous and local knowledge and techniques;
- discuss success factors, lessons learned and challenges from technological solutions and approaches implemented in the region;
- examine the roles of different stakeholders in the process of implementing sustainable cooling system as well as best practices and lessons learned will be discussed; and
- discuss how countries could use the opportunity to recover better by coming up with cooling solutions that contribute to sustainable, low-emission housing and resilient buildings.
The outcomes of the events will be reported to the global Technical Expert Meeting taking place in September and October 2020 and will be reflected in the technical paper and summary for policy makers for 2020.
The meeting is organized by the Technology Executive Committee (TEC), the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the Regional Collaboration Centre (RCC) Bangkok.
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date: 25 August 2020