Briefing in the run-up to COP23
In Berlin, political and scientific experts informed about the upcoming COP taking place in Bonn. In the following you find some impressions of the event.
Dr Karsten Sach opens the event.
Volker Angres (ZDF) presented the briefing.
Prof. Gernot Klepper stressed the importance of a price on CO2.
As chair of the COP presidency, Fiji provided a video statement.
Walter J. Linder welcomed the participants.
DKK Managing Director Marie-Luise Beck presented the MOOC on climate change.
Political representatives from different embassies.
Daniel Schneider (DGB) highlighted the upcoming COP from a trade union perspective.
Ingrid-Gabriela Hoven (BMZ) pointed out the importance of resilience structures.
DKK Managing Director Marie-Luise Beck
Prof. Peter Höppe talked about micro insurances as one adaptive option.
In the panel discussion representatives from four different ministries (AA, BMUB, BMZ, BMBF) debated about the upcoming COP.
Volker Angres is the host of the weekly environmental series „planet e“ on ZDF.
Dr Karsten Sach (BMUB) is the chief negotiator of Germany at the COPs.
Peter Fischer ist director for energy and climate policy at the Federal Foreign Office (AA).
The experts in the audience provided input as well.
Dr Karl-Eugen Huthmacher is the Director-General of Provision for the Future – Basic and Sustainability Research at the BMBF.
Information on climate research to take away.
More than 200 people from diplomatic corps, economy, science and civil society were under the guests.
The discussions continued in small groups.