Joint National Seminar on Promoting and Financing of Innovative Green Technologies

7 Nov 2012 - 8 Nov 2012
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

This seminar focuses on innovation policy for climate change adaptation and financing aspects for green technology through the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model. The aim of the event is to increase the skills and knowledge of policymakers to enable them to better: (a) design and develop effective innovation policies that mainstream climate change considerations into the relevant sectoral and cross-sectoral policy mixes to stimulate and develop countries' scientific potential, encourage innovative entrepreneurship, and increase demand for green technology innovation through market and public policy instruments; and (b) access new types of financing through PPPs for the take-up and diffusion of green technologies tailored to the circumstances of each country to enhance their climate change adaptation response. It targets mainly policymakers and other stakeholders from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.

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