16 June 2017
When: 14 June 2017 (All day) - 16 June 2017 (All day)
Where: Astana, Kazakhstan
Organized by: 2017 Austrian OSCE Chairmanship and the Office of the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities
The Second Preparatory Meeting of the 25th OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum dedicated to "Green Economy as catalyst for sustainable development, security and stability" will take place in Astana on 14-16 June 2017 and will focus on the following:
- Enhancing Resource Efficiency and Greening the Economy;
- Contributing to Energy Security through Renewable Energy;
- Reducing Environmental Risks and Strengthening Good Environmental Governance.
The 25th Economic and Environmental Forum is organized by the 2017 Austrian OSCE Chairmanship in co-operation with the Office of the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities (OCEEA). The Economic and Environmental Forum is the main meeting-cycle within the Economic and Environmental Dimension of the OSCE. Its objectives are to identify needs and priorities, to raise awareness and to stimulate the political will of the 57 OSCE participating States in dealing with economic, environmental and security related challenges, to share best practices, as well as to provide a platform for dialogue with representatives of International Organizations, the business and academic communities, and civil society.
For more information, visit the OSCE website.