OECD COP28 Virtual Pavilion

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OECD in Dubai 

The OECD is actively organising and participating in a number of in-person events during COP28 in Dubai. Find out more on a variety of topics from our expert speakers below... 
All times are in local Dubai  - United Arab Emirates time (GMT+4).

Friday 1 December

Launch of the Climate Club at the World Climate Action Summit

The Climate Club will be officially launched at COP 28 in Dubai at this event in the form of a roundtable discussion hosted by Co-Chairs Germany and Chile. 
Time: 17:30 - 18:30 GMT+4 Location: Room 7, DEC South Zone 1 
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Side event on Enhancing Multi-Level Governance and Multi-stakeholder participation in LT-LEDS, NDCs and NAPs

Time: 14:00-15:00 GMT+4
Location: NDC Partnership Pavilion, Thematic Arena 3 of the Blue Zone
OECD Speaker: Tadashi Matsumoto, Head of Sustainable Urban Development Unit

Sunday 3 December

How can the IFCMA help bridge the gap between mitigation action and ambition?

Time: 12:15 - 13:45 GMT+4 
Location: Al Shaheen in the Global Climate Action Hub and online 
OECD speakers: Mathias Cormann, Secretary-General; Jo Tyndall, Director, Environment Directorate
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High-Level Roundtable on Climate Action and Finance in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Contexts

Time: 14:00 - 15:30  GMT+4
Location: UNFCCC Pavilion Action Lab 1 (Al Shaheen Room), Blue Zone
OECD speakers: Mathias Cormann, Secretary-General; Pilar Garrido, Director, Development Co-operation Directorate;  Carsten Staur, DAC Chair

Scaling up adaptation finance and private finance mobilisation: Actions for international providers

Time: 16:45 - 18:15  GMT+4 
Location: SE Room 4 and online
OECD speakers: Mathias Cormann, Secretary-General;  Jo Tyndall, Director, Environment Directorate

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Monday 4 December

High-Level Event on Nature and Water Finance for Climate Action

Time: 8:30-10:30 GMT+4
Location: GCA Arena 2 (Al Wakri)
OECD Speakers: Jo Tyndall, Director, Environment Directorate

Unlocking transition finance through common definitions

Time: 12:00-13:00 GMT+4
Location: Impact Hub - Multi-Purpose Meeting Room (Green Zone)
OECD Speakers: Jo Tyndall, Director, Environment Directorate

Unlocking capital for net-zero in Asia: challenges and solutions on transition finance

Time: 13:00-14:15 GMT+4
Location: Japan Pavilion & Online
OECD Speakers: Mathilde Mesnard, Deputy Director, OECD - Environment Directorate
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Tuesday 5 December

Cleaning up our act: global standards for the export and import of fuels and used cars 

Time: 09:30-11:00 GMT+4
Location: Benelux Pavilion
OECD Speakers: TBC

How can we unlock finance to drive the SME green transition?

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 GMT+4
Location: Pavilion of First Abu Dhabi Bank
OECD speakers: Lamia Kamal-Chaoui, Director, OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities

Transport – Energy nexus to deliver climate goals

Time: 13:00-14:30 GMT+4
Location: TBC
OECD Speakers: TBC

Official Climate Club Side Event : Accelerating industry decarbonisation through international cooperation

Time: 16:30-17:30 GMT+4 
Location: Action Arena 1, Global Climate Action Area
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Wednesday 6 December

Carbon management, the bioeconomy and beyond

Time: 16:00-18:00 GMT+4
Location: Norway Pavilion
OECD Speakers:  Jens Lundsgaard, Deputy Director, Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation and Mathilde Mesnard, Deputy Director, Environment Directorate
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Launch of the OECD Territorial Approach to Climate Action and Resilience (TACAR) report

Time: 18:00 - 19:00 GMT+4
Location: Japan Pavilion
OECD speakers: Lamia Kamal-Chaoui

Saturday 9 December

Environmental Performance Review: Enhancing policy developments and implementation 

Time: 15:00-16:30 GMT+4
Location: Estonia Pavilion
OECD speakers: Mathilde Mesnard, Deputy Director, OECD - Environment Directorate

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