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    COP26: Insights, analysis and original research from Asia House

    Published On: 31 October 2021

    Throughout 2021, Asia House has brought together senior decision-makers from business and government to discuss key issues around sustainability and climate change in the lead up to COP26, alongside a programme of original research.

    Insights from figures at the heart of global climate policy

    The Asia House COP26 Programme has hosted Indonesian President Joko Widodo and COP26 President Alok Sharma, as well as the UK COP26 envoy John Murton and COP26 ambassadors to the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.

    The Programme has also heard insights from Indonesia’s Finance Minister, Sri Mulyani Indrawati; the Saudi Ambassador to the UK, HRH Prince Khalid Bin Bandar Bin Sultan; Hong Kong’s Environment Secretary Wong Kam-Sing; and business leaders such as Standard Chartered Group CEO Bill Winters and Accenture’s Chief Responsibility Officer & Global Sustainability Services Lead, Peter Lacy.

    See all previous Asia House COP26 events here.

    Watch Asia House’s green finance discussion with Standard Chartered 

    Original thinking on Asia’s climate response

    The Asia House Research team has produced original research as part of the COP26 Programme, including reports and briefing notes on energy transition, innovation and green finance in Asia. Research as part of the COP26 Programme includes:

    Asia’s Double Act: Managing Energy Transition and Digital Innovation

    Asia’s Green Revolution: A look at SME finance

    Insightful analysis on energy trends and diversification in the Gulf

    Drawing on the expertise of the Asia House Middle East Programme, the COP26 series has also focused on key trends in the Gulf – a region which will be pivotal to the global energy transition.

    Research includes:

    Saudi Arabia’s Environmental Sustainability Strategy

    GCC decarbonisation: new technologies could spur regional transition

    Engage with us

    The Asia House COP26 Programme offers an opportunity for organisations that are actively addressing climate change issues to raise awareness of their work and position themselves in this important global discussion.

    For more information, please contact advisory@asiahouse.co.uk