Setting the Building Blocks for Long-term Climate Actions: the Creation of LT-LEDS

Setting the Building Blocks for Long-term Climate Actions: the Creation of LT-LEDS

Date: Oct 24, 2022

Time: 18:00 to 19:30 (KST/GMT+9)

(in English)
(in Spanish)
(in French)


The aim of the session is to share experiences and lessons learned of different Governments and Organizations working on the development of long-term low emission and climate resilient development strategies (LT-LEDS). The session will cover how GGGI has supported its member and partner countries in setting up the building blocks to enable them to take informed choices through long-term planning for climate actions. GGGI and other Organizations will showcase lessons learnt from creating the long-term low emission development strategies in support of their partner countries. Governments, International Organizations and Research Institutes active in the field of LT-LEDS will share their perspectives, experiences, opportunities and challenges on supporting the design of national (and sub-national) long term climate development strategies.

Event Agenda:

Welcome Remarks 
– H.E. Ban Ki-moon, President of the Assembly and Chair of the Council, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)  (video message) 
1. Vanuatu LT-LEDS 
Speaker: Mr Antony Garae, Director of Department of Energy
Short video on Vanuatu LEDS
2. Ethiopia LT-LEDS
Speaker: Mr Bamlak Alamirew, Senior Officer, Economic Analysis and Policy Research Directorate, Ministry of Planning and Development
3. Burkina Faso LT-LEDS
Speaker: Mr Boudassida Hamed Rouamba, Head of planning and monitoring and evaluation department permanent Secretariat of the National Committee on Sustainable Development, Ministry of the Environment, Energy, Water and Sanitation  
4. French Development Agency (AFD) lessons learned on supporting LT-LEDS
Speaker: Mrs Marjolaine Cour, Programme manager, Climate Change Department
5. 2050 Pathways Platform experiences and lessons learned
Speaker: Mr Siddharth Pathak, Head of Partnerships
6. Deep Decarbonization Pathways (DPP) Initiative
Speaker: Mr Henri Weisman, DPP Lead, IDDRI
Open Discussion/Q&A
Facilitator: GGGI
Closing Remarks
Facilitator: Mr Stelios Grafakos, GGGI
Event Details
  • Start Date
    October 24, 2022 6:00 pm
  • End Date
    October 24, 2022 7:30 pm
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