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EVENTS: One Planet network at COP25

See all the events from across the One Planet network taking place at COP25 in Madrid, covering tourism, buildings and construction, circular economy, resource efficiency and sustainable food systems.

Transforming tourism for climate action

3 December 2019, 11h30 – 13h00, UNFCCC COP25, Hall 4, Room 6 - Blue Zone


The Transforming Tourism for Climate Action event will see policy makers discuss the strategic approaches needed for transforming the tourism sector and embracing a low-carbon pathway.  The report Transport-related emissions of the tourism sector – Modelling results will also be released during the side-event.


The event is part of the activities of the One Planet Sustainable Tourism Programme and is organised by UNWTO, in collaboration with UN Environment and the governments of France and Spain.  Among the confirmed speakers are Ms. Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary, UNFCCC and Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General, UNWTO. 


For additional information or to share suggestions on successful policies and climate action in tourism that could be part of the discussion, please contact oneplanetstp (at) or visit



Published on November 25, 2019

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