Further event recommendations

Monday, 6 November 2017

9:30 to 12:50 a.m. | BMUB, Bonn
Robust accounting and transitional arrangements for Article 6 of the Paris Agreement. Öko-Institut, INFRAS and Stockholm Environment Institute on behalf of the German Environment Agency

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Bonn – Dortmund 
Start of field trips. The first of 18 excursions from the accompanying program for delegates, journalists and observers goes from Bonn to Dortmund. A climate protection estate is visited and the stadium of Borussia Dortmund, which is supplied with solar power from the stadium roof. More information

Wednesday, 8 November 2017


6:30 p.m. | IUCN Pavillon
IUCN Forests Celebration: Going global with the Bonn Challenge
The successes in forest conservation as part of the Bonn Challenge and the further global orientation of the Challenge are at the center of the event.

Thursday, 9 November 2017

9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | BMUB, Bonn
The local dimension of NDCs: 100% renewable energy.
(Global 100 % RE, Umweltbundesamt (UBA))

11:30 a.m. | Bonn Zone, Press Conference Room 1
Youth Dialogue „Our Future! Our Climate“ with State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth and UNFCCC
Climate change affects young generations the most. In order to include the voice of young people, the BMUB held a youth dialogue in various German cities on the occasion of the COP23. The results are presented by the Youth Ambassadors of Climate Change Secretariat Patricia Espinosa and State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth.

1:30 p.m. | Deutsche Telekom, Landgrabenweg, Bonn
Foundation 20: Voice of the foundations for COP 23 with State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth
As part of the German G20 presidency, foundations of the G20 countries have joined together to form a group to accompany the government talks. Also in the context of COP they carry discussions on climate change, especially in the G20 countries.

Saturday, 11 November 2017

11:11 a.m. | Bonn Zone
Beginning of the Carnival at COP 23.
4:30 p.m.: Tour with the local residents of "Beueler Stadtsoldaten" in the Bonn Zone.

7:00 p.m. | Workshop stage of the Bonn theater
Fleeing the climate? STAY. Panel discussion and performance on climate and environmental migration.

Sunday, 12 November 2017

6:00 p.m. | Foyer Deutsche Telekom AG, Friedrich-Ebert-Allee, Bonn
Federal Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks presents the CARE Millennium Award ceremony to Christiana Figueres
Federal Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks will address the laudatio to the winner of the CARE Millennium Prize. With Christiana Figueres, the former Executive Secretary of the Climate Secretariat, the prize is awarded to one of the central figures for the success of the Climate Summit in Paris.

Monday, 13 November 2017

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. | BMUB, Bonn
Workshop Fostering renewable heat in the UNECE region.
(German Energy Agency (dena) in close cooperation with the UNECE Group of Experts on Renewable Energy (GERE))

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

| Bonn Zone
"Global Climate Action Agenda". High-level events continue to be held under the Global Climate Action Agenda. This includes topics like innovation and resilience. There are also high-level talks on the connection between climate protection and the fight against hunger. Another topic is climate protection and gender justice.

9:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m. | BMUB, Bonn
Workshop Fostering renewable energy in UNECE countries’ electricity sectors.
(German Energy Agency (dena) in close cooperation with the UNECE Group of Experts on Renewable Energy (GERE))

10:00 to 11:00 a.m. | Amphitheater in German Pavilion
"Small Island States and Climate Action". (With Jochen Flasbarth, BMUB Secretary of State, and Anote Tong, former President of the Pacific Island State of Kiribati). These questions will be discussed: What  is possible to protect small island states from the consequences of climate change? What can Germany contribute to this? How are the negotiations at the world climate summit COP 23 on this topic?

1:00 p.m. | Bonn Zone
Presidency Event on Climate insurances. With this Presidency Event, the Presidency emphasizes resilience and insurance against climate harms. The Federal Government (BMZ) will be highly represented.

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

3:00 to 4:30 p.m. | BMUB, Bonn 
Ambition 1.5° - Global Shipping’s Action Plan – Press conference. International Wind Ship Association u. a.