Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Founding Chair of the R20 Initiative along with the UNIDO, UNDP, UNEP, the Assembly of European Regions and the Nobel Sustainability Trust invite you to this conference on implementing the sustainable energy future on a sub-national scale.
Best practices and recent success stories will be showcased to demonstrate through concrete examples, that the transformation of the energy system at sub-national level is an essential step towards the green economy paradigm shift. The link for registration can be found at the bottom of this page.
Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
R20 Founding Chair
Federal Chancellor of Austria
José Manuel Barroso
President of the European Commission (tbc)
General Director UNIDO
European Commissioner for Climate Action (tbc)
Prime Minister of Romania
Federal Minister for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water, Austria
Federal Minister for Science and Research, Austria
Executive Councillor for the Environment, Vienna
Minister of Environment and Energy of the Federal State of Lower Austria
R20 Strategic Advisor and Former Secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency
President of the Assembly of Regions, President of Board of R20
Chair of Nobel Sustainability Trust
Aula der Wissenschaften
R20 (Regions of Climate Action)
Inspired by the success of subnational action over the past several years, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and other subnational leaders decided to formalize their working relationship and add new partners by creating the R20.
The R20 is a public-private partnership, bringing together subnational governments; businesses; financial institutions; academic institutions; non-profit organizations; intergovernmental organizations, and United Nations Programme to develop and implement measurable, large-scale, low-carbon and climate resilient economic development projects at the subnational level which can simultaneously solve the climate crisis and build a sustainable global economy.
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