Agriculture Advantage 2.0 at COP24 | Transforming food systems under a changing climate: From priorities to action
Courtyard by Marriott Hotel (TBC), Katowice, Poland
This opening event of the Agriculture Advantage 2.0 event series will build on the outcomes of the Agriculture Advantage 1.0 event series at COP23 in 2017, which put forward a vision and action agenda for transforming agriculture under climate change. The event will showcase opportunities and emerging examples of transformative actions in food systems in response to climate change.
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- Agriculture and mitigation
- Farmer organizations
- Research organizations
|Brian Thomson, Senior Communications and Advocacy Specialist, Environment and Climate Division, IFAD||Welcome, objectives of the event series, outline of the session|
|Martin Frick, Senior Director for Policy and Programme Coordination, UNFCCC||Opening remarks|
|Ana Maria Loboguerrero Rodriguez, Head of Global Policy Research, CCAFS||Keynote presentation: Transforming food systems under a changing climate: From priorities to action|
|Panel discussion: Emerging opportunities for transformative actions|
Moderator: Matthew Reddy, Director, CSA, WBCSD
|Graham Thiele, Director, RTB||Next generation technologies to tackle climate challenges in agriculture|
|Olu Ajayi, Senior Program Coordinator, ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)||Enablers for food systems transformation|
|Godefroy Grosjean, Asia Climate Policy Hub Leader/Climate Policy Expert, CIAT||Climate-Smart Agriculture: Identifying the best bets|
|Viridiana Alcantara Cervantes, Technical Advisor, Federal Office for Agriculture and Food, Germany||Transforming agriculture by recarbonizing the earth’s soil|
|Richard McNally, Global Coordinator, Climate Change, SNV||Leveraging finance to create opportunities for scaled climate action|
|Matthew Reddy, Director, CSA, WBCSD||Closing remarks|
Registration is required for this event. You can register for the event here.
This event is part of the Agriculture Advantage 2.0 event series at COP24, a collaborative effort of more than 15 organizations with the mission to transform agricultural development in the face of climate change. Click here to see the series of events at COP24.