Advancing the Glasgow Climate Pact: A Call to Action to Achieve One Gigaton of Emissions Reductions from Forests by 2025

Environmental Defense Fund

Friday, November 11th, 2022
15:00:00 - 16:00:00

It is critical to mobilize funding to achieve the goal of a 1 gigaton of emissions reductions from forests by 2025. During this session, speakers will discuss (i) the importance of adopting a mid-term milestone towards the Glasgow Pact; (ii) the gaps towards achieving the gigaton milestone; and (iii) proposed actions to accelerate progress towards the gigaton goal.


  • Breanna Lujan, Senior Manager, International Policy and Partnerships, Natural Climate Solutions, Environmental Defense Fund
  • Waldez Goes, Governor, State of Amapá, Brazil
  • Lola Cabnal, Director, Ak'Tenamit
  • Dirk Nemitz, Team Lead, AFOLU, United Nations Environment Programme
  • Susan Gardner, Director, Ecosystems Division, United Nations Environment Programme
  • Maggie Charnley, Head of International Forests Unit, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)