World Climate Summit 2014 is Launched

October 28, 2014 – [World Climate Ltd]

World Climate Summit 2014 is Launched

Since 2010, the World Climate Summit has been the most impactful and most important annual business event of the UNFCCC COP.

October 28, 2014 (Lima, Geneva, London & Copenhagen) – In its 5th year, the World Climate Summit 2014 will take place on Wednesday December 10th, 2014 at the Hilton Hotel, Lima, Mira Flores during the COP20.

The World Climate Summit 2014 will once again bring the strongest, most influential and impactful business, finance and government coalition to Lima, Peru during COP20 and convene more than 300 business, finance and government leaders from: AlstomEuropean Investment Bank,Carbon Trust, Green Climate Fund, Global Green Growth Institute, Climate Change Capital, Sustainable Energy 4 All, the Prince of Wales’s Corporate Leaders Group, Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), Inter American Development Bank, CDP, World Energy Council, International Chamber of Commerce, IFC, World Bank, Regions 20 (R20), and the French, Swiss, UK, and Peru government.

There will also be many speakers from Latin American companies such as Corporación Lindley, Supermercados Peruanos (supermarket chain), AFP Integra (pension fund manager), Tgestiona (outsourced business services), Poderosa (precious metals mining), Austral (fish processing), Ransa, Sodimac, ORIX, and many more.

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World Climate Summit 2014 Speakers

REGISTER NOW FOR THE WORLD CLIMATE SUMMIT 2014, LIMA, PERU, COP20>>Registration is by invitation only and limited to 300 VIPs, therefore, please register now for free by using CODE: WCS2014

During the one-day Summit, participants will be able to:
1. Learn and listen to global experts on carbon, climate, finance and green growth
2. Network and develop new business, funds and projects across sectors
3. Communicate and promote your solutions to reducing carbon and making profits
4. Be part of the Road to Paris 2015 and sign the Paris Declaration

After successfully launching The Road to Paris 2015 with Arnold Schwarzenegger and the French government, the initiative will be present at the 5th Annual World Climate Summit on December 10th in Lima Peru during the COP20.

Jens Nielsen, CEO, World Climate Ltd said, “COP20 is an essential part of a successful Road to Paris 2015, and we are delighted to bring the fifth annual World Climate Summit to Lima, Peru to build the momentum with business, financiers and governments.”

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ABOUT THE ROAD TO PARIS 2015The Road to Paris 2015 is the global campaign and platform for business, financiers, cities and regions, to support the historic opportunity of a global climate deal in Paris, at the United Nations COP21 climate conference in 2015. This global initiative is a partnership between World Climate Ltd, a global stakeholder platform with a community of more than 10,000 climate stakeholders, and R20 – Regions of Climate Action, founded by former California Governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger.

ABOUT THE PARIS DECLARATION: The Paris Declaration is a cross-sector initiative founded by R20 and World Climate Ltd. The declaration has been signed or endorsed by more than 3,000 states, regions, cities, businesses and financiers to support an international climate deal during the UN COP21 in 2015. It will travel around the world to events such as the World Climate Summit 2014 in Lima, World Green Economy Summit 2015 in Dubai, World Climate Summit 2015 in Paris, among others. The signatures collected during these events will be presented at COP 21 in Paris as the strongest global platform of climate solutions.

For more information please contact Michael Mathres +33 680 60 71 60, Sophie Hansen +45 7199 7078 or Sarah +51 9493 49874

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