GLOBE 2014 Calendar of Events

In January 2013, GLOBE legislators convened in London for the 1st GLOBE Climate Legislation Summit agreed to publish and update a forward programme on this website. The following programme has been reviewed after the summits held in Berlin (June 2013), Beijing (July 2013), Warsaw (November 2013) and last updated on 29 September 2014. Please sign up to our newsletter if you wish to be notified of future events.

YEAR 2014

27-28 February

2nd GLOBE Climate Legislation Summit, Senate of the United States of America, Washington DC

The Summit follows the 1st Climate Legislation Summit held in at the UK Foreign Office in London in January 2013. Hosted by Senator Markey, the Summit will see the launch of the Partnership for Climate Legislation between GLOBE, the United Nations and the World Bank. Legislators from over 50 countries will receive the 4th edition of the GLOBE Climate Legislation Study of 66 countries.

6-8 June

2nd World Summit of Legislators, Mexico City, Mexico

Two years on from the 1st Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 2012, the 2nd World Summit of Legislators will be the world's largest conference of parliamentarians. Presidents, Speakers and senior legislators from all the legislative assemblies of the world will participate in a 3-day summit in the Mexican Congress to agree on a major resolution on climate, natural capital and forest legislation.

7 December

GLOBE COP20 Legislators Summit Lima, Peru

The Summit will convene ahead of week 2 of the 20th UN Climate Conference and will be hosted by the Congress of Peru. Legislators from over 30 countries in attendance of the UNFCCC conference will review the process for national hearings on INDCs ahead of crucial months of work for a global binding agreement on climate in 2015.