Cutting-edge Research on Sustainable Infrastructure at the Green Growth Knowledge Platform Annual Conference

The Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) kicks off its Fifth Annual Conference today at the World Bank in Washington DC.

This year’s focus is Sustainable Infrastructure. The conference brings together leading researchers from the policy and academic communities to take stock of the latest advances and research challenges, and to exchange ideas on key aspects of the infrastructure agenda. Through 18 plenary and parallel sessions, over 80 speakers will explore some of the most critical questions on how to design, promote and implement sustainable infrastructure.

Conference Sessions include:

• Large Scale Renewables

• Understanding Energy Needs

• Transport and Low Carbon Pathways

• Rural Electrification

• Disaster Risk Management

• Energy, Infrastructure and Low Carbon Pathways

• Transport and Structural Transformation

• The Belt and Road Initiative

• Water Infrastructure and Sustainable Development

• Regulations for Sustainable Infrastructure

• Road, Deforestation and Agricultural Productivity

• Adaptation and Long Term Decision Making

• Assessing the Sustainability and Resource Requirements of Infrastructure Strategies

• Mitigation and Long Term Decision Making Adaption and Flooding

• Implementing Sustainable Infrastructure

• Sustainable Finance and Investments

The conference live stream will be available at the following links:
November 27 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWU0YAkzIZ0
November 28 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E151noZ-6IM

Keep up-to-date on information regarding the conference here