Carbon emissions must be reduced if climate change is to be mitigated. African nations have committed to reducing emissions to "Net Zero" by 2050. But they face a challenge in ensuring that this transition is effected in a just, equitable and holistic manner that supports the broader sustainable development priorities.
Francesco Starace, CEO and General Manager, Enel Group
Damilola Ogunbiyi, CEO and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All), Co-Chair of UN-Energy
Antha N. Williams, Head of Environment Program, Bloomberg Philanthropies
Achim Steiner, Administrator, United Nations Development programme
Moderator: Gyude Moore, Senior Policy Fellow at the Center for Global Development, Former Minister, Liberia Public Works