06May 19

ICC-G7 Roundtable discussion on trade and climate change

Metz, France, • English

This roundtable will consider how trade and climate policy can be better aligned to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement.

Description

This roundtable will bring together high-level business leaders, policy makers, academic experts, economists and thought leaders to discuss:

  • the nexus between international trade and climate change;
  • how the trade and climate change policy regimes can be effectively aligned and integrated to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement and advance international trade; and
  • key findings from the recently published Economist Intelligence Unit report entitled, Climate change and trade agreements: Friends or foes?.

Programme

11:00 AM – 11:05 AMOpening remarks
11:05 AM – 11:25 AMPresentation of the ICC-commissioned EIU report: Climate Change and Trade Agreements: Friends or Foes?  
11:25 AM – 12:25 PMPanel discussion
12:25 PM – 12:30 PMClosing remarks

For further information, please view the full G7 programme.

Speakers

 

Philippe DelleurSenior Vice-President, Alstom
Gabrielle MarceauSenior Counsellor, Legal Affairs Division, World Trade Organization
Jean-Marie PaugamPermanent Representative of France, World Trade Organization
Claire TutenuitSecretary General, Entreprises pour l’Environnement
Antonin VergezHead of Common Goods, Economics Unit (Climate and Biodiversity Economics), Ministry of Environment

Registration

To register, please click here.

For questions, please contact Clare Birmingham by email at clare.birmingham@iccwbo.org or by telephone at +33 (0)1 49 53 30 54.

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