Speeches

3rd Conference on Small Island Developing States Multi-stakeholder Partnership Dialogue on Sustainable Energy Apia, 3 September 2014.

WHO Conference on Health and Climate, Geneva, 27 August 2014.

University of Massachusetts Boston 46th Commencement Boston, Massachusetts, USA 30 May 2014 Video.

Carbon Tracker Launch Event London, 8 May 2014.

St Paul’s Cathedral Floor Debate Climate Change: Building the Will for Action London, 7 May 2014.. Video

IIED's 8th Annual Community Based Adaptation Conference (CBA8) Kathmandu, 30 April 2014.

Generation Client Conference London, 4 April 2014.

IPIECA 40th Anniversary conference London, 3 April 2014.

Opening address. Fourth part of the second session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action Bonn, 10 March 2014.

GLOBE International 2nd GLOBE Climate Legislation Summit Washington, DC 27 February 2014.

C40 Cities Mayors Summit Johannesburg, 5 February 2014. video.

Climate Finance and the Private Sector: Investing in New Opportunities Songdo, 5 December 2013.

Opening Ceremony of the Headquarters of the Green Climate Fund Songdo, 4 December 2013.

Opening address at the high-level segment. Nineteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 19) and the ninth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 9) Warsaw, 19 November 2013.

World Coal Association International Coal & Climate Summit. Warsaw, 18 November 2013.

BINGO Day, Business and Industry NGOs @ UNFCCC. Warsaw, 15 November 2013.

Opening address at the Nineteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 19) and the ninth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 9). Warsaw, 11 November 2013.

Chatham House London, 21 October 2013.

Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Cambridge, Massachusetts 27 September 2013.

Global Power Shift. Istanbul, 27 June 2013.

Forum on Climate Change and Renewable Energy in Latin America and the Caribbean. Bogotá, 18 June 2013. Espagnol

Carbon Expo 2013. Barcelona, 29 May 2013.

Second Meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) Bonn, 29 April 2013.

From Climate Conflict to Climate Action: Capturing the Greatest Opportunities of Our Generation. Video. Boston, 25 April 2013.

Meeting our Climate Challenge: A United Nations Perspective. San Francisco, 18 April 2013.

Navigating the American Carbon World. Video. San Francisco, 17 April 2013.

Women's Carbon Standard Launch. San Francisco, 17 April 2013.

Pacific Energy Summit. Auckland, 26 March 2013.

Pacific Leaders Energy Summit. Nuku'alofa, Kingdom of Tonga, 22 March 2013.

World Future Energy Summit. Abu Dhabi, 16 January 2013.

1st GLOBE Climate Legislation Summit. London, 14 January 2013.

Opening address at the high-level segment. Eighteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 18) and the eighth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 8). Doha, 04 December 2012.

Opening of the China High Level Forum. Doha, 03 December 2012.

Opening address. Eighteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 18) and the eighth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 8). Doha, 26 November 2012.

Lowy Lecture Series: Global action on climate change How the world is responding to the challenge. Sydney, 24 October 2012. Video.

Lecture: "Climate Change: Why We Need a Multilateral Solution" S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies. Singapore, 18 October 2012.

16th Annual Chatham House Conference on Climate Change. London, 15 October 2012. Video.

“Is anything being done on climate change?” Central Bank of Barbados Church Village. Bridgetown, Barbados 8 October 2012

Carbon Forum North America. Washington, DC USA 1 October 2012

Lecture: “The Anthropology of Climate Change” Swarthmore College. Swarthmore, Pennsylvania USA 28 September 2012

14th session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment. Arusha, 13 September 2012

5th OPEC International Seminar. Vienna, 14 June 2012

Carbon Expo 2012. Cologne, 30 May 2012

Opening remarks by the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change at the workshop on equitable access to sustainable development. Bonn, 16 May 2012

Informal Ministerial Meeting. Durban Platform for Enhanced Action. Bonn, 4-5 May 2012

Global Philanthropy Forum: “Global governance – the case of climate change". Washington, DC 18 April 2012.

Barbara Ward Lecture: "Implications of the Durban outcome for enhancing action on climate change on the ground towards a more sustainable future" London, 9 March 2012.

World Future Energy Summit Abu Dhabi 19 January 2012.

Opening address at the high-level segment of COP 17/CMP 7. Durban, 6 December 2011

Opening address of COP 17/CMP 7. Durban, 28 November 2011

Robert Schuman Lecture, Eco-Innovation Summit Brussels. 9 November 2011.

Q&A with UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres: The UNFCCC and the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban. November 2011.

International Green Business Dinner. London, 10 October 2011.

Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre Cambio Climático. Ceremonia de apertura de la conferencia de cambio climático. Ciudad de Panama, 1 de Octubre 2011. English

Foro Latinoamericano del Carbono. San Jose, 29 de septiembre de 2011.

CEO Sustainability Forum. in London, 26 September 2011.

Introduction by UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres at UN press briefing. in New York, 19 September 2011. Webcast.

RTCC Interview: UNFCCC Chief Christiana Figueres. 14 September 2011.

Design process of UNFCCC Green Climate Fund fully on track, says UNFCCC Executive Secretary . Bonn, 13 September 2011

Seventh Australia-New Zealand Climate Change and Business Conference . Wellington, 1-2 August 2011

Africa Carbon Forum. Wellington, 1-2 August 2011 Marrakech, Morocco 4-6 July 2011.

Carbon Expo 2011 Roundtable: "From carbon finance to climate finance" - Are we getting there? 1 June 2011 Barcelona, Spain.

GEF Council Meeting 24-26 May 2011, Washington D.C.

Nicholas School of Environment: Commencement Speech Durham, NC, 14 May 2011. Video.

Organization of American States: Lecture Series of the Americas Washington D.C, 13 May 2011. English. Español.

17th International Sustainable Development Research Conference New York, 10 May 2011.

Hot new world: Climate change and the need for global solutions. Lecture at the Millbrook School, Millbrook, NY. Earth Day, 22 April 2011.

First meeting of the Transitional Committee for the design of the Green Climate Fund. Mexico City, Mexico 28-29 April 2011.

High-level Inter-parliamentary Debate on Climate Change, Brussels, Belgium 19 April 2011.

Energy Efficiency Global Forum 2011. Brussels, Belgium 14 April 2011.

Opening address at the UN Climate Change Conference, Bangkok, Thailand 5 April 2011.

Symposium of the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies. Tokyo, Japan 28 February 2011.

Address to the Congress of Deputies of Spain on climate change and security Madrid, Spain 15 February 2011. English. Spanish.

Implementing Cancun: Latin America's role in taking climate change to the next level Madrid, 15 February 2011 Address by Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to the Conference of the Secretariat General Iberoamericana (SEGIB). English. Spanish.

Delhi Sustainable Development Summit New Delhi, India 5 February 2011.

World Future Energy Summit Abu Dhabi 17 January 2011.

Sixteenth session of the Conference of the Parties and the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol Cancun, 7 December 2010

Opening of the sixteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 16) Cancun, 29 November 2010

World Mayor Summit 21 November 2010 Mexico City.

The Second Committee of the UN General Assembly at its 65th session 1 November 2010 New York, USA.

Aichi-Nagoya Ministerial Meeting of the REDD-plus Partnership 26 October 2010 Nagoya, Japan.

High-level segment at COP 10 of the Convention on Biological Diversity Nagoya, Japan, 28 October 2010

Opening statement at the UN Climate Change Conference, Tianjin, China 4 October 2010.

Tripartite briefing by the UN Secretary-General, the incoming Mexican President and UNFCCC to the permanent missions in New York New York, 21 September 2010

Swiss re high-level adaptation event on risk and resiliency 20 September 2010 New York, USA.

Geneva Climate Finance Dialogue 2 -3 September 2010.

6th Australia-New Zealand Climate Change & Business Conference 10 August Sydney, Australia.

Opening statement at the UN Climate Change Conference 2 August 2010 Bonn, Germany.

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