22 Oct 2021 14:00—15:00 Paris Time Event

WEO Week: How can social and economic dimensions be core elements of transitions?

Policy-makers are faced with the challenge of designing socially-sustainable policies, even as voters grow increasingly concerned about the impacts of climate change. How to design transitions that simultaneously ensure social inclusion, affordability, job creation, and industrial competitiveness? 


  • Mr. David Victor, Professor of International Relations at the School of Global Policy and Strategy, University of California, San Diego
  • Mr. Stephane Hallegatte, Senior Climate Change Adviser, World Bank
  • Ms. Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation


  • Brian Motherway, Head of IEA's Energy Efficiency Division


  • Dan Wetzel, Head of IEA's Tracking Sustainable Transitions Unit 

Got a question for the team? Send us your WEO Week questions at weoweek@iea.org.