April 12, 2021 | 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)
April 13, 2021 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. (China Standard Time)
China has called for incorporating nature-based solutions in climate policies and as part of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework. This webinar presented initial findings from research on nature-based solutions in China to better understand what this means in research, policy and practice.
This virtual dialogue addressed some key questions on:
● What do nature-based solutions mean in the China context?
● How can nature-based solutions help China meet climate change challenges and the Sustainable Development Goals?
● What are some best practices of nature-based solutions in China and beyond?
5:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions - Huo Li, Climate Change and Energy Director, The Nature Conservancy, China
5:05 p.m. Opening Statements & Discussion
Dr. Gao Xiang, Director of International Policy Research, National Center on Climate Change and International Cooperation
Dr. Wang Binbin, Lead of C+NbS platform, Institute of Climate Change and Sustainable Development at Tsinghua University
Dr. Christina McCain, Associate Director of Programs, Climate and Land Use Alliance
5:40 p.m. Q&A
5:55 p.m. Recap/Closing Remarks - Huo Li, Climate Change and Energy Director, The Nature Conservancy, China