Schedule Overview

GREENROOM OVERVIEW(Conference Room 11)

Time Monday 23rd
Tuesday 24th
Wednesday 25th
Thursday 26th
9am - 9:45am Daily briefing of the Major Groups and Stakeholders
10am-10:45am Women's Major Group (WECF- Women in Europe for a Common Future, GFC- Global Forest Coalition and Niger-delta women) Women's Empowerment at the heart of the SDGs Global Environment Monitoring System (GEMS)/Water Programme (UNEP)
Specific focus on capacity building needs of African Countries in relation to water quality
Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) CCAC Partners in Action: Focus on air quality, food and energy security and reduction of methane emissions from oil and gas sector. UNEP/ Division of Early Warning Assessment (DEWA)
Future Earth Science
11am – 11:45am Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment /International Nitrogen Initiative(SCOPE/INI)
Excess nutrients in the environment - a global challenge for the 21st century
Sustainable water management models: preventative solutions to climate change
Aqualogy/ Climate Action
Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC)
Short-lived Climate Pollutants - Health, Food Security, Energy and Climate Benefits
South Asia Co-operative Environment Programme (SACEP)
Launching of Post Rio+20 South Asia Development Agenda Report
12pm - 12.45pm

Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP)/ Government of Indonesia- UNEP
Sustainable Palm Oil: Generating Global Demand and Raising Market Standards

(12.00- 1.30pm)

Stakeholder Forum
Presentation of Sustainable Development Toolkits:
a) Advocacy toolkit
b) Tests of success for the SDG's

Principle 10: Transparency, Accountability and Citizen Engagement in Environmental Matters.
Focus on Environmental Democracy Index Project and developments in Latin America and Caribbean regarding development of regional legal instrument on Principle 10.


Society for International Development (SID)
The sustainability challenge: Intergenerational Inequalities in the Context of African Structural Transformation
1pm – 1:45pm Regional Director and Major Groups Regional Represenatives (closed meeting) Business Green Economies Dialogue (and others)
UNEP, The Sustainable Development Goals and Business
(1.00- 2.30pm)
2pm – 2:45pm Actis/ Climate Action
Wind and Solar Workshop: A Global Perspective.
Renewable energy investments and Sustainable Energy for All.
Agency for Cooperation and Research in Development (ACORD)

Involving the grassroots in the management of our environment: What lessons are taken into account for the SDGs/post 2015 framework?

Blackbridge/ Climate Action
Supporting Rapid Eye satellite imagery (REDD+) from space to provide a reliable source of information for Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) activities.
3pm – 3:45pm UNEP/ UNDP- Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI) and UNEP Green Economy Team
Mainstreaming Poverty Reduction for an Inclusive Green Economy

UNEP/ Division of Early Warning
Assessment (DEWA)

How will UNEP Live facilitate your work?:
Presented by Jacqueline McGlade, UNEP
Chief Scientist

DEWA PROVIA (Global Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation ) - UNEP
PROVIA session on:
Climate Science For Adaptation Policy
Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI)
Eye on Earth project showcase: Showcase projects and garner feedback from MGS on priorities for future Eye on Earth projects and to engage civil society in the 2015 Eye on Earth summit.
4pm - 4:45pm UNEP EETU / UNEP PCDMB / Cologne University of Applied Sciences / CNRD
Innovative environmental education models for the future: A Massive open online course (MOOC) on Disasters and Ecosystems
The Zayed International Foundation for the Environment
Launch of the Higher Education for Environment and Sustainability
Avaya/Climate Action
Climate Change: Technology and You Can Make a Difference
European Environmental Bureau (EEB)
Presenting Atlas for Environmental Justice
5pm - 5:45pm Gulf Research Centre
Water-Energy-Food Nexus a key for Green Economy in the Arab World
Film clip

White Gold

the illegal wildlife trade
Brahma Kumaris Environment Initiative- India: SOLAR ENERGY- Development of solar energy power plant that will provide a sustainable model for decentralised solar energy generation.