GREEN TALKS

Green Recovery – Partnerships for Sustainable Growth

When: 27 May 2020 - This event has taken place. WATCH IT ON DEMAND BELOW.

Where: Virtual Event

In 2019, the Danish parliament committed Denmark to reduce CO2 emissions by 70% by 2030 – an ambitious goal requiring new technologies, solutions and most importantly: partnerships. Early on, the Danish Government launched 13 ‘Climate Partnerships’ across industries to engage the private sector in mapping out a route to the 70% emissions cut.

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The Climate Partnerships’ recommendations serve as a strong inspiration for a green recovery of the global economy after the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring economic progress and reduction of CO2 emissions at the same time: green growth.

Programme

9:25 Join the webinar
9:30 Welcome by Finn Mortensen, Executive Director, State of Green
9:33 Opening remarks by His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and patron of State of Green
How Denmark can contribute to the global green transition
9:40 Presentation by Danish Minister of Climate, Energy and Utilities, Dan Jørgensen – followed by a short Q&A
Green recovery – making use of the private sector ideas in a green reboot of the economy
9:50 Fireside chat between Lars Sandahl Sørensen, CEO, Confederation of Danish Industry and Mads Nipper, CEO, Grundfos
How can Denmark contribute with solutions to a global green transition?
10:05 Q&A
10:10 Youth voice – Monika Skadborg, Chairperson, Danish Youth Climate Council
Remember the climate when boosting growth
10:15 Closing remarks * minor changes to the programme might occur
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This event is the first in a series of GREEN TALKS: recurrent webinars about different aspects of the global green transition. A recording of the webinar will be made avaliable at www.stateofgreen.com/greentalks after the event.

Speakers

His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark

Finn Mortensen

Executive Director, State of Green

Dan Jørgensen

Danish Minister of Climate, Energy and Utilities

Lars Sandahl Sørensen

Chief Executive Officer, Confederation of Danish Industry

Mads Nipper

Chief Executive Officer, Grundfos

Monika Skadborg

Chairperson, Danish Youth Climate Council

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