Fourth Green Growth Knowledge Platform Annual Conference (2016)

Event date: 6 September 2016 - 7 September 2016

Venue: International Conventional Centre
City: Jeju Island
Country: Republic of Korea
Register: Fourth Green Growth Knowledge Platform Annual Conference (2016)


Description: The Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) is pleased to announce its Fourth Annual Conference on the theme of Transforming Development through Inclusive Green Growth to be held from 6-7 September 2016. The conference forms a major part of the Global Green Growth Week 2016 (GGGW2016) to be held from 5-9 September 2016 at the International Conventional Centre in Jeju Island in the Republic of Korea.

The Fourth Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) Annual Conference is being hosted by the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) as part of GGGI’s Global Green Growth Week. For this year’s conference, GGGI has partnered with the global university network Environment for Development (EfD) to ensure a wide range of views and research are represented at the conference.

The Annual Conference will highlight the latest research and policy developments affecting pro-poor inclusive growth through plenary sessions and panel discussions led by noted academics, practitioners, and policymakers. The conference will also strengthen the GGKP’s efforts to deliver pro-poor, socially inclusive green growth through collaborating in the development of knowledge and strategically aligning efforts by international organizations including GGGI, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the World Bank, and other leading GGKP partner institutions.