Committed to Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements for All

In Special Consultative Status with ECOSOC

Some of the honorable speakers

Dr. Elena Manaenkova, Deputy Secretary-General,

World Meteorological Organization

Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury, Chairman of GFHS, Former UN Under-Secretary-General and
High Representative

 Elizabeth Maruma Mrema, Executive Secretary of the

Convention on Biological Diversity (UNCBD)

Prof. Petteri Taalas, Secretary General
World Meteorological Organization

Marco Lambertini, Director General, WWF International

Dr. Bambang Susantono, Vice President for Knowledge Management & Sustainable Development,
Asian Development Bank

      Dr. Kevin KaninaKariuki, Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate and Green Growth, African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Dr. Frank Rijsberman, Director General, Global Green

Growth Institute (GGGI)

Loretta Hieber Girardet, Chief of Risk Knowledge, Monitoring and Capacity Development at United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)

       Dr. Robert Andrén, Director General
The Swedish Energy Agency (SEA)

Dr. Rodolfo Lacy, Director of the Environment

Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and

Development (OECD)

Tareq Emtairah, Director, Department of Energy, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

Dr. Stefanos Fotiou, Director, Office of Sustainable Development Goals, FAO

Jean-Paul Adam, Director, Technology, Climate Change and Natural Resource Management Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa