Climate-KIC Malta Newsletter Issue 1
Towards a Zero Carbon Economy
Climate Conference Gives Birth To ‘Valletta Declaration’ - Engagement and effective implementation of new and future environmental projects, twinning projects and EU funded regional projects for climate action, through the nurturing of an Innovation Hub in Malta, creation of 10,000 jobs in existing and new SME’s and realizing 10% of GDP through innovation and development are amongst the most salient points of a new Valletta
This Valletta Declaration was drawn up following a full-day international conference “Towards a Zero-Carbon Economy beyond 2030” organised by Paragon Europe in collaboration with Climate-KIC at the Old University in Valletta. Green roofs, challenges from climate change, economic growth from better waste management as well as greener mobility options were amongst the main topics discussed during this conference Organised by Climate-KIC, Climathon brings together the challenges of the world’s cities with the people who have the passion and ability to solve them.