“Reaching net zero: Learning from international experiences with climate legislation”


Welcome: Emilio Lamo de Espinosa, Chairman, Elcano Royal Institute.
 

17:00h - 17:45h High-level dialogue. Delivering on Paris: from euphoria to changing the development model through climate laws 

Speakers:

- Teresa Ribera
, Minister for Ecological Transition, Spain.

- Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Climate Change and Environment Minister, UAE.

- Gonzalo Muñoz, Chile’s High-Level Climate Action Champion.

 

Moderator: Lara Lázaro, Senior Analyst at the Elcano Royal Institute and lecturer at CES Cardenal Cisneros (affiliated to the Complutense University of Madrid).

 

17:45h - 19:00h Ambitious climate laws: international experiences on developing, implementing and making them work

Thematic presentation: Alina Averchenkova, Distinguished Policy Fellow. Lead, Governance and Legislation. Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics.

Speakers:

- Malik Amin Aslam, Federal Minister for Climate Change, Pakistan.

- Roberto Esmeral, Environment and Sustainable Development Vice Minister, Colombia.

- Laurence Tubiana, CEO, European Climate Foundation.

- Monica Araya, Founder & Director, Costa Rica Limpia and Nivela.

- Joaquín Mollinedo, Chief Institutional Relations, Sustainability and Brand Officer, Acciona.

- Laura Secada, Climate Change and Desertification General Director, Environment Ministry, Peru.

 

Moderator: Lara Lázaro, Senior Analyst at the Elcano Royal Institute and lecturer at CES Cardenal Cisneros (affiliated to the Complutense University of Madrid).