Where: Charlemagne building, rue de la Loi 170, Brussels
Topic: Environment, consumers and health
Organiser: European Commission
The aim of the conference is to help shape the EU’s input into negotiations on a new international agreement to protect the global climate system.
The agreement, which is to be completed by the end of 2015 and to apply from 2020, is being negotiated through a process known as the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action. The negotiations were launched under UN auspices at the end of 2011.
Connie Hedegaard, European Commissioner for Climate Action, and Irish Environment Minister Phil Hogan will be among the speakers at the conference