‘World Climate Summit: The Investment COP’ is organized as a side event taking place in parallel to the climate negotiations.
The 2019 edition, held alongside the 25th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 25) to the UNFCCC, will seek to strengthen bottom-up processes, collaboration across sectors and industries, create new deal flows and facilitate climate-related project development.
The multi-stakeholder forum aims to support the UN Global Climate Action Agenda, and the implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate change and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development by addressing SDG 13 (climate action) and SDG 17 (partnerships for the Goals), as well as SDGs 7 (affordable and clean energy), 9 (industry, innovation and infrastructure), 11 (sustainable cities and communities), 12 (responsible consumption and production), 14 (life below water) and 15 (life on land).
dates: 8-9 December 2019
location: Madrid, Spain