Events

Timely seminars and high level events help promote reform. Events are ordered chronologically and include an impressive number of influential speakers from around the world.

Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform Communiqué Event at COP21

At COP21 Leaders Day on 30 November, the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Rt Hon John Key, along with the Friends of Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform and The Prince of Wales’s Corporate Leaders Group, convened a high-level event to formally present the Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform Communiqué to UNFCCC Executive Secretary Figueres. 

You can watch the event here: http://bit.ly/21py5sQ.

The Friends group was formed in June 2010 to support G20 and APEC leaders’ commitments to phase out inefficient fossil fuel subsidies. The Friends encourage the G20 and APEC to implement their initiative as soon as possible, with maximum ambition and transparency.

Friends of Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform are

  • Costa Rica
  • Denmark
  • Ethiopia
  • Finland
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Uruguay