Event Details
December 5, 2011

COP 17 Day 8

UNFCCC Official Side Events (full schedule)
International Emissions Trading Association Events (full schedule)

Durban Global Business Day

Themes: Private-sector investment, low carbon growth
Organizers: World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Time: 7:00 – 18:00
Location: The Protea Edward Hotel

IETA: From VERs to PoAs to NAMAs, Lessons from the Voluntary Market for Achieving Climate and Development Impacts at Scale
Organizers: International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)
Time: 15:30 – 16:45
Location: IETA Pavillion, Room B

IETA: National Voluntary and Compliance Markets Assembly – Industry Dialogue with Governments
Themes: Voluntary markets, Compliance markets
Organizers: International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)
Time: 18:30 – 20:30
Location: IETA Pavillion, Room B

Official Side Event: Role and contribution of forest certification towards a low-carbon forestry, A/R and REDD+ projects
Themes: Certification, Standards
Organizers: Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and CarbonFix e.V.
Time: 16:45—18:15
Location: Room 2

Official Side Event: CDM and NAMA’s, a vector for development? Examples from MENA Region & suppressed demand studies
Themes: NAMA’s, suppressed demand
Organizers: Groupe Energies Renouvelables, Environnement et Solidarités (GERES) ( and Egypt
Time: 20:15—21:45
Location: Room 1