June 15, 2019

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UN-REDD & Code REDD Present REDD+ Talks: NYC

Organizer: Wildlife Works

Date: 09.18.13, 02:00PM – 09.18.13, 07:00PM ET

Location:The Bronx Zoo, New York

Sponsor:UN-REDD & Code REDD with Wildlife Works and Wildlife Conservation Society

Website: www.reddtalks.com/event/redd-talks-nyc

The United Nations Programme to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (UN-REDD) and Code REDD present REDD+ Talks: NYC, as a contribution to the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly to mark UN-REDD's fifth anniversary.

REDD+ Talks: NYC is an invite-only, half-day event that will bring together leading REDD+ stakeholders to demonstrate support for and engagement in REDD+. Marking the 5th Anniversary of the UN-REDD Programme, this event will feature high profile speakers and serve as a forum for representatives of governments, the private sector and forest communities to exchange views and explore the role of the private sector in REDD+.

The event's program will feature high-profile speakers and panels, including:

  • Edward Norton, Actor & UN Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity
  • Achim Steiner, Executive Director of United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • Almir Narayamoga Suruí, Chief of the Suruí People of the Brazilian Amazon
  • Bavon N'sa Mputu Elima, Minister of the Environment, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
  • Mama Mercy Ngaruiya, Chairlady of the Tumaini Women's Group, Kasigau Location, Kenya
  • TJ DiCaprio, Senior Director of Environmental Sustainability at Microsoft
  • Marie-Claire Daveu, Chief Sustainability Officer at Kering
  • Mike Korchinsky, Founder and CEO of Wildlife Works
  • Mario Boccucci, Head of Secretariat for UN-REDD Programme
  • Dr. Cristián Samper, President & CEO of Wildlife Conservation Society
  • And more...

Evening reception and exhibit tour to follow in the award-winning Congo Gorilla Forest Exhibit. This event is INVITE-ONLY. Please visit www.REDDtalks.com/NYC to request an invitation.

REDD+ Talks
Presented by UN-REDD and Code REDD | Sponsored and Offset by Wildlife Works | Hosted by Wildlife Conservation Society | Media Coverage by CSRwire

For more information, please contact:

Lauren Hauber Business Development Associate
Phone: 415.877.4668
Phone 2: 847.899.4961
Twitter: @hauberl

For more from this organization:

Wildlife Works

 

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