Webinar: Nature-based Climate Solutions in China: Research and Policy

Monday, April 12, 2021

Virtual Dialogue

April 12, 2021 | 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

April 13, 2021 | 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. (China Standard Time)

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China has called for incorporating nature-based solutions in climate policies and as part of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework. This webinar will present initial findings from research on nature-based solutions in China to better understand what this means in research, policy and practice.

This virtual dialogue will address 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?

AGENDA

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                                   

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