Where to find IDH at COP28

Discover all the details of the events the IDH delegation will participate during COP 28


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Presidential Round Table on Leveraging Investment for Climate Adaptation through Food Systems Transformation

09:00-10:30 GMT+4 

Venue: African Pavilion

Business & Philanthropy Climate Forum: Building Sustainable Food Systems

15:15-16:15 GMT+4

Venue: Business and Philanthropy Climate Forum


Cocoa & Forests Initiative

16:00-17:00 GMT+4

Venue: Ghana Pavilion, Blue Zone

The partnership will present the first CFI collaborative programme in Ghana for collective action in the landscapes of Asunafo-Astutifi in forest conservation, land restoration and forest communities’ support.

Moderator: Jonas Mva Mva

Speaker: Daan Wensing

Rejoignez-nous pour un événement de présentation de L’Initiative Cacao et Forêts en Côte d’Ivoire

11:00-13:00 GMT+4 

Venue: Pavillon de la Côte d’Ivoire en Zone Bleue

Le partenariat présentera les premiers programmes collaboratifs de l’ICF en Côte d’Ivoire pour une action collective dans les paysages de Yapo-Abbé et Bossématié en matière de conservation des forêts, de restauration des terres et de soutien aux communautés forestières


Sustainable Transformation of Agriculture and Food System

In person and live online

12:30 – 14:40 GMT+4

Venue: Vietnam Pavilion, Blue Zone and live-streamed online

Organizers: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Viet Nam, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), CGIAR and IDH.


Dr. Nguyen Do Anh Tuan, Director General, International Cooperation Department, MARD

Mr. Dao Xuan Lai, Assistant Resident Representative, UNDP Viet Nam

Daan Wensing, IDH CEO


Dr. Nguyen Do Anh Tuan, MARD

Beverly Postma, Executive Director, Grow Asia

Dr. Tran Dai Nghia, UNDP Lead Consultant for NDC Agriculture Project

Ms. Tran Quynh Chi, Regional Director, Asia Landscapes and Asia Palm Oil lead

Nguyen Do Anh Tuan, MARD

Dao Xuan Lai, UNDP Viet Nam

Through several dialogues and initiatives raised from the event, Viet Nam anticipates solidifying its partnerships and achieving substantial progress in financial and technical cooperation for its sustainable agricultural transformation. This progress is expected to enhance Vietnam’s measures for GHG emission reduction and deforestation prevention, promote the adoption of sustainable agricultural practices, and facilitate the successful integration of eco-friendly and green practices.


Unleashing the Potential of Public-Private-Philanthropic Partnerships for Agricultural Transformation in the Global South


IDH speaker: Ms. Tran Quynh Chi, Regional Director, Asia Landscapes and Asia Palm Oil lead – Chi-IDH

Venue: Regional Climate Foundation Pavilion


Southern Africa Food System Transformation Alliance

15:00-16:00 GMT+4


Kebba Colley, IDH Global Director Value Chains Transformation

Miss Didintle – CEO Nala Capital

Steve Carver – Founder You Can Grow Africa (moderator)

Royston Braganza, CEO of Grameen Capital (based out of Mumbai)

Venue: South Africa Pavilion, Blue Zone

The Southern Africa Food System Transformation Alliance is a business-led collaboration to invest in the transformation of Southern African food systems. Centred on the ambition for 80% of total viable sourcing to be from within the SADC region by 2033, the Alliance sets the stage for food companies to work together to unlock local sourcing and invest in the communities of the future.