Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action Transport Day

COP 24, Katowice, Poland (Climate Action Room Lubelskie (Zone A): 7 December 2018

Time: 15:00-18:00

While highlighting the scale and range of climate action in the transport sector, this event identifies political, technical, social, and economic barriers, which are preventing the scaling up of climate action and examines how UNFCCC Parties can help address these barriers at the national level.

With participation of Caroline Lee, IEA Energy Analyst, Environment and Climate Change

Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2018
Time: 15:00 – 18:00
Scaling Up Climate Action in the Transport Sector
5 min Introduction by Moderator
Barry Howe, Director of Sustainable Mobility and Community Investment, Alstom
32 min

Format: Panel
Segment 1 – Strategic Visions and Tools

Moderator: Patrick Oliva, Co-founder, Paris Process on Mobility and Climate (PPMC)


  • José Mendes, Vice Minister for Mobility, Portugal
  • Patricia Fuller, Ambassador for Climate Change, Government of Canada
  • Jari Kauppila, Head of Statistics and Modelling, International Transport Forum (ITF)
  • Yann Briand, Research Fellow, Climate and Transport, IDDRI
  • Shirin Reuvers, Senior Manager, CDP (tbc)


10 min Responses and comments from Parties and other participants
32 min

Segment 2 - Urban Transformation for Passenger and Freight Transport

Moderator: Maruxa Cardama, Secretary General, Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon
Transport (SLoCaT)

  • Bjoen Hanappel, Head of GoGreen, Deutsche Post DHL Group
  • Marcene D. Mitchell, Senior Manager of Climate Strategy and Business
  • Development, IFC (tbc)
  • Maël Martinie, Project Manager, CODATU (MobiliseYourCity)
  • Armin Wagner, Head of the Secretary, Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative

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