Together towards a zero-emission, efficient, and resilient buildings and construction sector: GlobalABC and PEEB

11 December 2018 | 11 December 2018

Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GlobalABC) Programme for Energy Efficiency in Buildings (PEEB) Ministry for Ecological and Inclusive Transition, France

COP24 Site - International Conference Center (MCK) Plac Slawika I Antalla, 40-166, Katowice, French Pavilion


COP24 Site - International Conference Center (MCK)
Plac Slawika I
Antalla, 40-166, Katowice, French Pavilion 

11 December 2018 | 12:00 - 13:30

The GlobalABC and the Energy Efficiency in Buildings Program (PEEB) are celebrating their cooperation and are welcoming new members. New members are invited to sign the membership accession with the GlobalABC, and where applicable an expression of interest to cooperate with PEEB. Following the signing ceremony, current members are invited to share their experience on being a member to both GlobalABC and PEEB and to discuss the relevance of the building sector for climate change and measures to take with a focus on how to deal with the rapid rise of cooling demand in emerging and developing countries.

​Welcome remarks: Brune Poirson, Secrétaire d’Etat auprès du Ministre d’Etat attaché au Ministère de la Transition Ecologique et Solidaire (MTES). 

Opening statement on behalf of the GlobalABC : Mark Radka, Chief, Energy and Climate Branch, UN Environment

Overview of GlobalABC and PEEB enlargement and testimonials.

Signing Ceremony with statements from new partner countries.

Concluding remarks from the heads of the PEEB implementing agencies.

For more information, email: Natacha Nass

** Important Note: this event will be held inside the COP zone so attendees will need to be accredited to COP to access the site and attend our event. Accredations are handled by UNFCCC. The GlobalABC or UN Environment does not have influence on the accreditation process.** 


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