Celebrating the 1st International Day of Clean Air for blue skies - Clean Air and Climate Change Partnership for All

7 September, 2020
16:00
17:15
Online event

Side event

South Korea's National Council on Climate Change and Air Quality (NCCA) is hosting The International Forum of Clean Air for blue skies on 7 September 2020 to coincide with the first International Day of Clean Air for blue skies designated by the United Nations. 

The forum will take a hybrid format, with both on-line and off-line participation. 

Opening remarks (16:00-16:05)

  • Ban Ki-moon (Chairman of the National Council on Climate and Air Quality)

Welcoming Remarks (16:05-16:10)

  • Kyung-wha Kang (Minister of Foreign Affairs)

Congratulatory Remarks (16:10-16:13)

  • Young-sun Park (Minister of SMEs and Startups) *pre-recorded

Global Actions (16:13-16:21)

  • Inger Andersen (Executive Director of UNEP) * pre-recorded
  • Yun-Chul Hong (Co-chair of Scientific Advisory Group) Inter-municipal Partnership Declaration & Presentations;

Best Practices Sharing Partnership: to Achieve Clean Air for blue skies 

Inter-municipal Government Dignitaries (16:21-16:47) 

  • Seung-jo Yang (Governor of Chungcheongnam-do Province, the Republic of Korea) (Presentation)
  • Li Ganjie (Governor of Shandong Province, People‚Äôs Republic of China) (Presentation) * pre-recorded
  • Arai Shogo (Governor of Nara Prefecture, Japan) (Presentation)

Green Recovery, Carbon Neutrality, Clean Air for All

The Voice of the Youths in Climate Actions (16:47-17:07)

  • Dongju Yu (CEO, K.O.A) (Moderator)
  • 7 youth representatives: 1 from UNESCO, 1 from UNICEF, 2 from TCS, 1 from GEYK, 1 from BigWave, 1 from Ecomom Korea

Video: International Day of Clean Air for blue skies - Clean Air For All

Event contact

CCAC Secretariat
secretariat [at] ccacoalition.org

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