ADB Plans Energy Week and Climate Change Debates in June 2009

13feb09-iFebruary 2009: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is planning three events in 2009 related to clean energy and climate: a Climate and Clean Energy Week on 15-19 June 2009; a High-Level Dialogue on Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific on 16-17 June; and the Fourth Asia Clean Energy Forum 2009 on 17-19 June.

The events will be held at ADB headquarters, in Manila, the Philippines. The High-Level Dialogue, co-organized with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), will invite global and regional leaders to share the latest thinking on various aspects of climate change. Over 700 participants drawn from the business community, civil society, governments, development agencies, and academia are expected to attend. [ADB meeting calendar]