EU SWITCH-Asia PSC, EU’s Directorate-General for International Partnerships, UNFCCC RCC Asia Pacific, UNCRD-DSDG/UN DESA Side Event on 22 February 2024 at 11th Asia-Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development



EU SWITCH-Asia Policy Support Component (PSC), European Commission's Directorate-General for International Partnerships, the UNFCCC Regional Collaboration Centre for Asia and the Pacific (RCC Asia Pacific), and the United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD)-DSDG/UN DESA, co-organizes the side event “Elevating Innovation and Building Capacity towards Resource-Efficient, Circular, Low-Carbon, and Climate-Resilient Economy in the Pacific”, on 22 February 2024 (Thursday) at 16:45-18:00 (GMT+7) at the 11th Asia-Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development at UN ESCAP Meeting Room H in a hybrid format.

Aligned with the objectives of the 11th APFSD, this side event aims to delve into viable options for Pacific countries to align their sustainable development trajectories with resilient, resource-efficient, and circular economy pathways. The focus will be on fostering innovation and building capacities through strategic partnerships. The event will explore sustainable consumption and production policy alternatives, with the potential to bolster the implementation of SDG 13 and SDG 17 in these countries.

For details and register to the side event, please visit the meeting site.

The concept note of the event.