Thursday 24 May 2018
5.30pm to 8pm. (Registration from 5.15pm, networking drinks from 7.15pm until 8pm)
Join us to explore the current climate change policy commitments of the Australian and Queensland governments and reflect on the outcomes achieved through initiatives such as the Emissions Reduction Fund.
We will discuss:
- The outcomes of the Australian Governments 2017 review of climate change policies – what did we learn, where to next and are we on track to meet the 2030 target and Paris Agreement commitments?
- An overview of the Queensland Governments $500 million Land Restoration Fund, which was a major election commitment of the Palaszczuk Government aimed at supporting the development of carbon projects in Queensland
- Assess the outcomes/achievements of the Australian Government’s Emissions Reduction Fund and the project’s it has generated.
Our Presenters and topics
Director – Mitigation and Climate Science, Climate Change Division. Department of the Environment and Energy
Outcomes of the 2017 climate change policy review – are our policies effective in achieving Australia’s 2030 target and Paris Agreement commitments, and what are the next steps?
Director – Project Management Office – Land Restoration Fund Climate Change Policy Branch, Department of Environment and Science
Chief Scientific Officer - Land Restoration Fund
Climate Change Policy Branch, Department of Environment and Science
Generating carbon credits in the Sunshine State: the Queensland Government’s $500 million Land Restoration Fund – what is it, what does it aim to achieve and how will it be delivered?
Dr James Bulinski
Managing Director, CO2 Australia Limited
|Dawn of a land management revolution – transforming Australian landscapes through carbon projects.
This event will give the audience an understanding of the climate change initiatives that the Australian and Queensland Governments are implementing in 2018 and beyond. It's an essential forum for anyone who doesn’t primarily work in the carbon space, but likes to keep abreast of policy changes and outcomes.
This event will count as 2 points towards your EIANZ CEnvP Professional Development Log.
Do you pay your own registration costs to attend? Don't forget to keep your invoice as you may be eligible to claim your education expenses on your tax return.
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Full refunds will be given for any cancellations made one week prior to the forum. Cancellations made less than one week but more than 24 hours prior to the forum will attract a 50% penalty. Cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to forum will attract the full 100% attendance fee. Delegates unable to attend are welcome to send an alternative delegate. By registering, you agree to the cancellation policy above.
24 May 2018
- 8:00 PM
Jacobs Brisbane Office
Level 7, 32 Cordelia Street
Members $75, Non Member $95, Student/Pensioner $50
1st Apr 18 9:00 AM
24th May 18 4:00 PM
Danielle Bolton, SEQ Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org, 07 5429 8480.
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