Meet us in Madrid - adelphi at COP25

COP25 Madrid

adelphi’s experts will present their findings on topics ranging from climate security and financing adaptation to market mechanisms and carbon pricing at several side events during COP25. Meet us in Madrid from 2 - 13 December 2019.


Priority issues at the 25th UN Climate Change Conference include how to enable cooperation on mitigation activities and the prospects for raising ambition on the implementation of the Paris Agreement after 2020. adelphi experts will be on site to discuss their experiences with and knowledge of carbon markets and emissions trading, as well as climate adaptation, adaptation financing and climate diplomacy.

For the latest updates you can follow adelphi on Twitter. Our Climate Diplomacy and International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP) teams will also be tweeting relevant content.

Find all our side events and our experts involved in this PDF document.

We’ve also put together reading lists on the following topics:

Market Mechanism & Carbon Pricing
Adaptation & Finance
Foreign & Security Policy
Climate Economy

Meet adelphi experts at these COP25 side events:

3 December, 11.00 - 12:30
Africa's development in the age of stranded assets
Daria Ivleva, speaker
SDG Pavilion

3 December, 13.30 - 18.00 (14.15 - 15.30)
Business dialogue on carbon markets and Article 6
Constanze Haug (ICAP/adelphi), speaker
IETA Business Hub

3 December 13.00 - 14.30
Carbon Pricing and the Power Sector – Opportunities to Accelerate Decarbonisation  
William Acworth (ICAP/adelphi), moderator
UK Pavilion

4 December, 12.30 - 14.00h
Meeting NDCs through carbon pricing: State of play and updates from key jurisdictions
William Acworth (ICAP/adelphi), moderator
EU Pavilion

5 December, 15.00 - 16.30h
Road to carbon pricing in emerging economies: issues and challenges
William Acworth (ICAP/ adelphi), moderator
UNFCCC, Room 1

5 December, 15.30 - 17.00
Towards a plastic free ASEM
Lewis Akenji (SEED/adelphi), speaker
Republic of Korea Pavilion

6 December, 11.30 - 13.00
Carbon Pricing, competitiveness and deep carbonisation
William Acworth (ICAP/ adelphi), speaker
Benelux Pavilion

6 December, 16.45 - 18.15
How to effectively channel adaptation finance to those most vulnerable to climate change
Lewis Akenji (SEED/adelphi), moderator
UNFCCC, Room 1

9 December, 11.00 - 13.00
Voluntary carbon markets & ETS
Stephanie La Hoz Theuer (ICAP, adelphi), speaker
Turkish Pavilion

10 December, 14.45 - 16.00
Climate and Security in Latin America and the Caribbean: From Evidence to Policy Solutions
Dennis Tänzler, speaker
Brazilian Climate Action Hub

11 December, 15.30 - 17.00
A Call for Action: Prospects of new alliances around climate and security
Dennis Tänzler, moderator
German Pavilion

12 December, 15:30 - 17.00
Future role of carbon markets in facilitating voluntary climate actions
Stephanie La Hoz Theuer, speaker; Dennis Tänzler, moderator

Contact: Claudia Weigel