Day #2 : Wednesday 10 october 2018

Mobilizing financial flows & developing partnerships to support climate action at the local level

08:00 - 09:00
09:00 - 12:00
SESSION 1: New approaches and financial instruments - International experiences
Overview of the financing channels of mitigation and adaptation projects in climate action

UNEP Energy Finance Unit, Ghita Hannane

Typology and cartography of instruments used in climate finance

KULeuven, Kris Bachus

Coffee break
New approaches to mobilize additional financing for local development

international experiences

Group discussion 1
Global Innovation lab for Climate finance

Gloria Coleman

SIDA Guarantee Initiative (SWE)

Erik Korsgren

Global Climate Change Alliance (EU)

Etienne Coyette

Group discussion 2
EU external investment plan

Paulus Geraedts

FMO - Climate Fund Managers (NL)

Darren Moens

Green Growth Strategy Facility (VN)

Phung Van Quan

12:00 - 13:00
Lunch break

During breaks: various presentations through videos, posters, interviews...

13:00 - 14:30
SESSION 2: Handling constraints of secondary cities for climate action – Networks, partnerships and tools
Set of presentations: Enhancing the local actors ability to access financial flows committed to mitigation and adaptation and identifying associated risks.
  • Fonds Mondial pour le Développement des Villes
    • Jean-François Habeau
  • Tractebel
    • Mikaël Angé
    • Jan Cloin
  • Enerdeal
    • Grégoire de Perpont

14:30 - 16:00
SESSION 3: Towards enhanced cooperation an coherence in Belgian development institutions
Scene setting: The Belgian institutional landscape and the burden sharing for climate

DGD, Christian De Lannoy
Ministry of Environment, Peter Wittoeck

Roundtable: Strengths, needs and opportunities of the present mechanisms and institutions. How can Belgian efficiency and effectiveness be improved?
  • Directorate-General of Development
    • Christian de Lannoy
  • BIO
    • Carole Maman
  • Ministry of Environment
    • Peter Wittoeck
  • Finexpo
    • Joeri Colson
  • Brussels Capital Region - Climate Fund
    • Julien Guillaume
  • Enabel
    • Jean-Yves Salliez
16:00 - 16:30
SESSION 4: Wrap-up and closing discussion
Discussion with audience and elaboration of conclusion with the facilitator
Closing words by Enabel
Closing drink