15 Jun '11, 10pm

MEDIA ADVISORY: Adapting for a Green Economy Report Launch

The United Nations Building (credit: Steve Cadman/Flickr Commons How Will Companies Adapt to a Changing Climate? The UN Global Compact in cooperation with UN Environment Programme , Oxfam and the World Resources Institute invite you to the launch of the Caring for Climate report entitled “Adapting for a Green Economy: Companies, Communities, and Climate Change” . The event, to be held in conjunction with the annual Global Compact Board Meeting, will bring together representatives from government, the UN, business and civil society to support the efforts leading up to Rio+20 . The launch will explore the nexus between climate change risks and opportunities, sustainable development and climate change adaptation. Panel discussion followed by a cocktail reception. When: Monday, 20 June 2011 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Where: UN Millennium Plaza Hotel 1 UN Plaza, 44th Street, 28th Fl...

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