How can all the issues discussed today bridge the science – calling for urgent action on climate change in the landscapes – with how people live and act on a daily basis? Key speakers will reflect on how we can ensure we meet Paris Agreement targets through the lens of rights, political accountability and collaboration. Perspectives from indigenous people, civil society and policy makers will help map out the steps we need to take together for successful and holistic climate mitigation.
Takeshi ShimotsumaSupervising Director of Global Environment and Energy
Environment Policy Bureau, Kyoto City Government, Japan
Mette WilkieDirector, Forestry Policy and Resources Division
Jennifer MorganExecutive Director
Victoria Tauli-CorpuzUN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
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