SNV at COP25: Creating opportunities with climate action
SNV will be participating in COP25, taking place 3 - 14 December in Madrid, Spain and hosted by Chile. Join us and find out how we are creating opportunities in climate action!
About the event
The 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as COP25, is to be the 25th United Nations Climate Change Conference. It is planned to be held in Madrid, Spain, from 2 to 13 December 2019 under the presidency of the Chilean government. The conference will incorporate the 25th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the 15th meeting of the parties for the Kyoto Protocol (CMP15), and the second meeting of the parties for the Paris Agreement (CMA2).
SNV will be focusing on what opportunities can be created through climate action and will be sending a delegation of energy, agriculture gender and youth experts to the event who will share their views on several panel discussions.
At the conference, SNV will co-host four events. Please see below for a full list of our activities.
Climate action through youth employment
6 December 14:30 – 16:00hrs
EU pavilion | Helsinki room
Women as agents of change in climate action
6 December 18:00 – 19:00hrs
Dutch Fund for Climate and Development - launch
9 December 17:00 - 18:00hrs
Business opportunities in climate action
10 December 18:30 - 20:00hrs
We will also be speaking at:
National adaptation plan
12 December 12:10 - 13:30hrs
More about SNV's climate change-related activities
Read about our Opportunities for Youth Employment’Mastercard Foundation (MCF) project in Tanzania, Mozambique and Rwanda.
See how SNV is boosting green employment and enterprise opportunities in Ghana through European Union Trust Fund and Netherlands Embassy
Learn how SNV is scaling up youth employment in agriculture Initiative which partners SDC and SIDA in Zimbabwe and Zambia
Watch a video giving an overview of the recently launched Dutch Fund for Climate and Development which is a multi-country project funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and aims to mobilise private sector investments in climate change adaptation at scale.