Bridging The Gap: Fresh Analysis On Global Emission Reduction Potentials

Bridging the emissions gap between current trajectories and pathways compatible with the Paris Agreement requires cutting emissions more, faster and now. However, there have been few up-to-date studies on how different sectors can contribute globally. New analysis addresses the issue by analysing full emission reduction potentials sector by sector. The event presents the results and discusses their importance for global climate action.

Organised by Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, Finnish Government, Dutch Government & Ecofys

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Programme

15:45 Opening and introduction
Oras Tynkkynen, Senior Advisor, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitrata
15:55 Bridging the gap is possible
Kornelis Blok, Director, Ecofys
16:10 How do we bridge the gap?
Angélica Afanador, Senior Consultant, Ecofys
16:25 Scaling up existing climate solutions
Oras Tynkkynen, Senior Advisor, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra
16:40 Panel discussion
Angélica Afanador, Senior Consultant, Ecofys
Kornelis Blok, Director, Ecofys
John Christensen, Director, UNEP DTU Partnership
Ivo de Zwaan, Head of Delegation, Dutch Government
17:20 Q&A and discussion
17:45 Closing

Contact us

Senior Advisor, Carbon-neutral circular economy, Sitra

+358 (50) 512 1584

oras.tynkkynen@sitra.fi

Lead, Communications and Public Affairs, Sitra

+358 (294) 618 429

tuula.sjostedt@sitra.fi

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