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COP27 #BuildingsPavilion - China's Greater Bay Area: How to Decarbonize the Buildings and Construction Sector

COP27 #BuildingsPavilion, Auditorium (lot. n°113)

Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

COP27 #BuildingsPavilion

Place: #BuildingsPavilion Auditorium (lot. n°113)

Date: 16 November 2022

Time: 12:00-13:00 Eastern European Time

Lead organisation(s): German Energy Agency (dena)

Partners: China Academy of Building Research (CABR), ICLEI

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The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a megalopolis comprising nine mega cities and two administrative regions in Southern China. Following GlobalABC´s Roadmap framework on decarbonizing the buildings and construction sector the German Energy Agency (dena), China Academy of Building Research (CABR) and ICLEI East Asia are working on a Roadmap for the region. During the event, project updates will be shared and the discussion will be focused on the future implementation.


  • Ang Ye, Team Lead, Division of Urban energy transition, German Energy Agency (dena)
  • TBC, Center of Science and Technology & Industrialization Development (CSTID), Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, China
  • TBC, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, Germany
  • Jonathan Duwyn, Programme Management Officer, Buildings and Construction Portfolio, UNEP/GlobalABC
  • Ludwig Labuzinski, Senior Expert, German Energy Agency
  • Hong Miao, Sustainable Investment Program Director, WRI
  • Fen Li, Chief Engineer, Shenzhen Institute of Building Research
  • Andrew Williams, Vice-President and Economic Adviser, Huawei