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GCET19 side-event: Delivering the Paris Climate Agreement – The role of green fiscal reforms in the transport sector

September 28 @ 8:45 am - 10:30 am CEST

The 19th Global Conference on Environmental Taxation (GCET19) will take place in Madrid, Spain from 26-28 September 2018. The Green Fiscal Policy Network will organise a side-event at the conference on ‘Delivering the Paris Climate Agreement – The role of green fiscal reforms in the transport sector’. This event will examine how green fiscal reforms in the transport sector can support countries’ efforts to mitigate GHG emissions and mobilize climate financing to meet their commitments under the Paris Climate Agreement.

 

INVITED SPEAKERS AND PANELLISTS

Jesús Gascón Catalán, Director of the Spanish Tax Agency

Ian Parry, Principal Green Fiscal Policy Expert, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Joy Kim, Senior Economist, Resources and Markets Branch, UN Environment

Philip Gass, Senior Policy Advisor, Energy Programme, Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI)

Jacqueline Cottrell, Senior Policy Advisory, Green Budget Europe (GBE)

Rob de Jong, Head of Air Quality and Mobility Unit, Economy Division, UN Environment

Kurt Van Dender, Head of the Tax and Environment Unit, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

 

Chair: Eike Meyer, Advisor, Climate, Environment, and Infrastructure Division, GIZ

 

For more information see:

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Speaker biographies

Details

Date:
September 28
Time:
8:45 am - 10:30 am
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.uspceu.com/

Organizer

Green Fiscal Policy Network
Website:
http://www.greenfiscalpolicy.org

Venue

CEU San Pablo University
Calle Julián Romea 18
Madrid, 28003 Spain
Website:
http://www.uspceu.com/