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    Sustainable Innovation Forum

    November 15, 2016 - November 16, 2016 Marrakesh, Morocco

    Be a part of the largest business-focused event being held during the annual Conference of Parties (COP), taking place on 15- 16 November in Marrakech, Morocco.

    Building on year-round work from Climate Action and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the Sustainable Innovation Forum will bring together participants from business, Government, finance, the UN, NGOs and civil society to create an unparalleled opportunity to bolster business innovation and bring scale to the emerging green economy.

    Join us and over 1300 attendees representing 60+ countries and achieve your business visions heading into 2017 and beyond.

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    Habitat III

    October 17, 2016 - October 20, 2016 Quito, Ecuador

    Habitat III is the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development to take place in Quito, Ecuador, in October 2016.

    Member States of the General Assembly, in Resolution 67/216, decided that the objectives of the Conference are to secure renewed political commitment for sustainable urban development, assess accomplishments to date, address poverty and identify and address new and emerging challenges. The conference will result in a concise, focused, forward-looking and action-oriented outcome document.

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    During Climate Week NYC and the UN General Assembly in New York this week, the international community marks the ratification of the Paris Agreement by 60 countries. It now seems likely that the Paris Agreement will enter into force before the next major gathering of the UN on this issue, COP22 in Marrakesh. Nation states remain committed to delivering on their ambition to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius - and cities have a key role to play, as partners to nations and regions, as innovators, and as leaders.

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