Organised by the UNSSC Knowledge Centre for Sustainable Development
in partnership with UN Climate Change
, this SD Talks Special Series on Climate Action webinar on the topic 'SD Talks Special Series on Climate Action - Innovation in Climate Action: Meet the 2017 Momentum for Change Award Winners' took place on 15 November 2017.
During COP23, the people behind some of the 2017 Momentum for Change Lighthouse Activities demonstrated how they are creating positive impact in the lives of people, communities and on the planet´s health, through innovative approaches. The Momentum for Change initiative
is spearheaded by UN Climate Change to shine a light on some of the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people are doing to address climate change.
This webinar featured three of the 2017 Momentum for Change Climate Solutions Award winners: Laura Stachel, who presented 'We Care Solar
', Trevor Bell, presenting 'SmartICE
', and Valeria Valotto, presenting 'From Waste to Wow
'. The discussion was moderated by Sarah Marchildon, Team Lead, Momentum for Change, UN Climate Change, and Simona Costanzo-Sow, Policy Support Team Lead, UNSSC Knowledge Centre for Sustainable Development.