Climate & Sustainability Past Events

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Lawrence Haddad Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) & 2018 World Food Prize Laureate
IIEA3rd May 20191min

In his address to the IIEA, Dr Lawrence Haddan argues that in order to address the key drivers of malnutrition, collaboration between the public and private sectors is essential. Dr Haddad suggests the most effective ways to seize opportunities and minimise risks.

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LI Yong Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO)
IIEA17th April 20191min

In his address to the IIEA, Director General LI Yong discusses the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation’s mandate of inclusive and sustainable industrial development in the context of the 2030 Agenda and Ireland’s new A Better World international development policy.

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Rachel Kyte Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL), Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All and Co-Chair of UN-Energy
Lorcan Mullally15th March 20191min

Rachel Kyte argues in favour of energy systems that can drive economies yet have zero net emissions and challenge policy makers to muster the courage to build energy systems of the future which are affordable, clean and that work for everyone.

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Peter Thomson, United Nations Secretary-General's Special Envoy for the Ocean
Lorcan Mullally25th February 20192min

H.E. Peter Thomson presents the challenging developments underway in the Ocean and solutions being considered by science, civil society and governments. He conveys the perspective of Small Island Developing Countries to the challenges of Ocean change and expands on the actions that countries like Ireland can take to restore the Ocean’s health.