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Linking Air Quality Management to Climate Change Mitigation (2) - Shared screen with speaker view
Kalterine Vrenezi
51:40
Hello and welcome to this session! We are excited to have you all here with us today. We will be starting shortly.
Kalterine Vrenezi
59:03
Share any questions you have for speakers here in the chat or in the Q&A box.
Peter S
01:16:16
It's a great slide. I would add, In the case of open agricultural burning, that the wrong pricing incentives faced by farmers also need to be changed.
Peter S
01:21:26
Are there any examples where the governments have been reluctant to act, but the WB has been able to coax and encourage them.
Kalterine Vrenezi
01:26:34
More information about the World Bank’s work on environment, and specifically on Air Quality Management can be found here: https://www.worldbank.org/en/topic/environment
Luisa Fernanda Gonzalez Herrera - UNEP
01:34:36
REPORTActions on Air Quality: A Global Summary of Policies and Programmes to Reduce Air Pollution: https://www.unep.org/resources/report/actions-air-quality-global-summary-policies-and-programmes-reduce-air-pollution
Kalterine Vrenezi
01:36:39
Many thanks Luisa for sharing the link to the report!
j.victorhugoparamofigueroa
01:39:54
Hello everybody, here some previous works on LAC region on SLCP: Integrated Assessment of Short-lived Climate Pollutants in Latin America and the Caribbean, https://www.ccacoalition.org/en/resources/integrated-assessment-short-lived-climate-pollutants-latin-america-and-caribbeanIntegrated Assessment of Short-Lived Climate Pollutants in Latin America and the Caribbean: Summary for Decision Makers, https://www.ccacoalition.org/en/resources/integrated-assessment-short-lived-climate-pollutants-latin-america-and-caribbean-summaryProgress and Opportunities for Reducing SLCPs across Latin America and the Caribbean, https://www.ccacoalition.org/en/resources/progress-and-opportunities-reducing-slcps-across-latin-america-and-caribbeanMexico: Integrated SLCP Strategy to Improve Air Quality and Reduce the Impact of Climate Change, https://www.ccacoalition.org/en/resources/mexico-integrated-slcp-strategy-improve-air-quality-and-reduce-impact-climate-change
Peter S
01:39:54
In the case of sometimes entrenched agricultural burning practices, how can farmers be transitioned to non-burning production methods?
Yewande Awe
01:42:18
New report on global health cost of air pollution estimates cost of air pollution in LAC region is equivalent to 3.4% of GDP per year. Available at - https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/36501
Soraya Smaoun
01:43:33
Please find below information about the Global report on Air Quality prepared by UNEP as well as a link to regional summaries: https://www.unep.org/resources/report/actions-air-quality-global-summary-policies-and-programmes-reduce-air-pollution
Luisa Fernanda Gonzalez Herrera - UNEP
01:44:15
Other UNEP REPORTRegulating Air Quality: the First Global Assessment of Air Pollution Legislation - https://www.unep.org/resources/report/regulating-air-quality-first-global-assessment-air-pollution-legislation
Christina Wong (USAID)
01:49:24
Many thanks for sharing these new reports!
Luisa Fernanda Gonzalez Herrera - UNEP
01:49:43
I share some information that can be useful regarding the open agricultural burningPromoting “no-burn” alternatives to reduce black carbon emissions: https://www.ccacoalition.org/en/activity/open-agricultural-burning
Beth Elliot
01:53:24
Please share any questions via Q&A or chat
Peter S
01:53:57
Thank you. Perhaps an opportunity for development banks to scale up pilot projects on non-burning methods.
Peter S
01:57:07
Thank you for very helpful examples.
Ramiro Barrios
02:11:16
Thanks for a very interesting and informative discussion.Could you please share again the links to the new reports mentioned on crop waste burning?I missed those links
Jessica Seddon
02:12:09
There is a newly launched business alliance, including IKEA, that has committed (among other things) to help develop and (importantly) use parts of this guide to track and reduce emissions. https://www.weforum.org/projects/alliance-for-clean-air
Kalterine Vrenezi
02:22:21
Thank you all for joining to this session. Please stay tuned here for the upcoming panel discussion.
Beth Elliot
02:22:37
We will be back in 5 minutes
Kalterine Vrenezi
02:38:01
Please share questions you have for speakers here in the chat or in the Q&A box.
Kalterine Vrenezi
02:48:08
The recording link for today’s sessions and for sessions yesterday will be made available here: https://www.worldbank.org/en/events/2021/11/01/linking-air-quality-management-to-climate-change-mitigation-cop26-side-event
Peter S
03:10:13
Are there examples where governments have been reluctant to take vigorous air pollution reduction actions, but the WB has been able to find ways to coax and encourage them?
Kalterine Vrenezi
03:26:10
More information about the World Bank’s work on environment, and specifically on Air Quality Management can be found here: https://www.worldbank.org/en/topic/environment
Kalterine Vrenezi
03:34:24
FeatureStory: Supporting Pollution Reduction Efforts to Protect the Health of Egyptians and Spur Economic Recovery: https://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2021/04/22/supporting-pollution-reduction-efforts-to-protect-the-health-of-egyptians
Beth Elliot
03:40:36
Some resources from C40: https://www.c40knowledgehub.org/s/article/Toward-a-Healthier-World-Connecting-the-dots-between-climate-air-quality-and-health?language=en_US
Beth Elliot
03:44:27
Go to cleanaircatalyst.org for more info on our program
Beth Elliot
03:56:14
This event will be posted on the MethaneMoment.org website here along with all of the Pavilion events at COP26: https://www.methanemoment.org/#happening-at-cop26
Beth Elliot
03:56:55
Also these sessions will be streamed at the Methane Moment Pavilion Hall 5 Blue Zone tomorrow
Kalterine Vrenezi
03:59:59
This concludes today’s event. Thanks to everyone who tuned in. The recording links for Day 1 and today will be made available here: https://www.worldbank.org/en/events/2021/11/01/linking-air-quality-management-to-climate-change-mitigation-cop26-side-event