2011 UNFCCC COP-17, 28 Nov - 9 Dec, Durban, Zwazulu-Natal, South Africa


GCF Schedule of Events

  • Official Side Events and Other Events During the COP - with GCF participants
  • 30 November
  • 15:00-16:30 Pioneer Experiences on REDD+ Initiatives: The Surui Forest Carbon Project
    GCF participant: Mariana Pavan, Country Coordinator in Brazil
  • 18:30-20:00 Addressing REDD+ Social & Environmental Safeguards: Experiences Using REDD+ SES and Other Mechanisms
    GCF participant: Representative from Acre, Brazil
  • 20:15-21:45 REDD+ in Brazil: The Participation of Sub-National Government in the Implementation of REDD Policies
    GCF participant: Mariana Pavan, Country Coordinator in Brazil
  • 2 December
  • 14:00-18:00 Amazon Evening: A South-South Exchange With Africa (Suncoast Conference Center)
  • 14:45-18:15 Increasing Awareness of REDD+ Governance in Africa - Africa Pavilion
    GCF participant: Odigha Odigha Cross River, Nigeria
  • 18:30-20:00 Effective Trading Systems to Facilitate Linking and Complement Multilateral Actions: A discussion of national and state government trading scheme designs and their potential to be linked
    GCF participant: Mariana Pavan, Country Coordinator in Brazil
  • 3 December
  • 11:00-13:00 Provincial Low Carbon Growth Strategy: A Study of Central Kalimantan, Indonesia
    GCF participant: Teras Narang, Governor of Central Kalimantan (Indonesian Pavilion)
  • 4 December Forest Day 5, Olive Convention Center
  • 8:00-21:00 GCF Booth at Forest Day 5 Exhibition, #27
  • 13:30-14:30 Issues Marketplace - Theme 1: How is REDD+ unfolding on the ground? An explanation of the social, political, and biophysical issues - Lead by GCF Country Coordinators in Indonesia and Brazil, Avi Mahaningtyas & Mariana Pavan
  • 14:45-15:30 Global Updates on Forests & Climate Change - GCF update from GCF member Odigha Odigha, Cross River, Nigeria
  • 15:45-16:30 GCF Media Briefing, Speakers Room
  • 16:00-17:30 Financing Opportunities & Issues for Mitigation and Adaptation - Keynote address from GCF member Eufran Amaral, Acre, Brazil
  • 6 December
  • 11:00-13:00 Learning Notes from Provinces: Sub-national Low Carbon Development and REDD+ Development in Indonesia
    GCF participant: Representatives from Indonesian provinces Aceh, Central & East Kalimantan, & Papua
  • 8 December
  • 10:15-11:30 Nested REDD goes Global: Nations & States are preparing to scale up REDD and knit projects into jurisdiction-wide frameworks (Standard Bank Auditorium)
    GCF participant: João Talocchi, Ceclima Coordinator - Amazonas, Brazil
  • 9 December
  • 11:30-13:00 Making REDD happen on the ground: reducing deforestation at jurisdictional scale in Brazil.
    GCF participant: Elaine Corsini - Mato Grosso, Brazil