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Aquatic Food Production, Biodiversity and Climate Change

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Aquatic Food Production, Biodiversity and Climate Change

There is a strong focus on nature for climate advocating for ecosystem restoration and protection to foster adaptation and mitigation. The conservation and restoration of aquatic and coastal ecosystems are considered to be an essential piece of the solution to global climate change. In addition to their role in carbon sequestration, they sustain key ecosystem services, such as coastal protection, nursery grounds for aquatic species, or food provision.

Allied Action to Reduce Ocean Risk and Build Coastal Resilience

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Allied Action to Reduce Ocean Risk and Build Coastal Resilience

Our Ocean is changing faster today than at any time in the past 65 million years, with wide-ranging implications for coastal communities, infrastructure and biodiversity, and for the lives and livelihoods of billions of people, especially the poorest and most vulnerable. There is an urgent need to better understand and mitigate ocean-derived risks, and to build resilience to them. The scale and complexity of the challenge require a true multisector approach.

An Ocean of Solutions: Coastal ecosystems as the bridge between land and sea

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An Ocean of Solutions: Coastal ecosystems as the bridge between land and sea

The ocean plays a dominant role in the global carbon cycle, and coastal ecosystems are a crucial part of our effort to combat climate change.

Serving as an introductory briefing, this session brings together science and policy experts to explore the ability of coastal ecosystems to be a natural climate solution by sequestering and storing carbon, while helping countries and communities adapt to the effects of climate change and improving coastal resilience.

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Affirming Our Connection: Creating affirmations to inspire the world to listen to the earth

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Affirming Our Connection: Creating affirmations to inspire the world to listen to the earth

Affirming our connection: creating affirmations to inspire the world to listen to the earth What if the earth held age old wisdom and novel solutions that she is ready to unleash and put to our service in overcoming the environmental crisis, if only we were to listen to her? What if the power of our individual and collective intention could help us break the cycle of environmental destruction and the human suffering that lies in its wake, if only we were to affirm it loud and clear?

Climate Defenders: Indigenous Leadership

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Climate Defenders: Indigenous Leadership

Solving the climate crisis requires the leadership of Indigenous Peoples, who have been caring for their lands for millennia. From the boreal forests and tundras of Canada and Alaska to the bayous of Louisiana, Indigenous Nations and activists are protecting some of the world's most carbon-rich places and pioneering ways of adapting to a changing world.

Join a panel of Indigenous leaders from Canada and the United States in a discussion of their efforts to protect their homelands, ways of life, and the global climate. 

How to Build a Sustainable City

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How to Build a Sustainable City

Cities along the Mississippi River have experienced record flooding in 2019 and are increasingly vulnerable to severe storms, water pollution and drought. 

Climate of Opportunity

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Climate of Opportunity

Climate change presents an existential risk, but an even greater financial opportunity for trailblazing companies. Last year, top global companies disclosed $2.1 trillion in possible growth if they lean in to the sustainable economic transition. To realize these opportunities, companies will need to leverage both existing and new technological solutions.

The Power of Plants & Secrets of Soil

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The Power of Plants & Secrets of Soil

Wouldn't it be amazing if there were a new technology that could pull carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere to reverse climate change? It's exists! But, it isn't new—it's ancient. It's a power only plants have and a secret only the soil knows: How to use photosynthesis to draw carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and store it underground.

WORKSHOP: BRIDGING THE GAP

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WORKSHOP: BRIDGING THE GAP

2° Investing Initiative will bring together experts from the banking sector to discuss ways to build understanding of impact-oriented climate commitments. The audience will be invited to participate in a debate on the technical challenges to applying these target-setting and tracking concepts for banks and review a way forward.

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