Global Climate Innovator Challenge — Accelerating to the 1.5°C climate goal

icon date s Tuesday 15 Aug 2023


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Friends of MoCC are now cordially invited to join the Global Climate Innovator Challenge (GCIC), which brings together changemakers, climate entrepreneurs, sustainability technologists, and decision makers in the climate world to help accelerate the next wave of innovative solutions to achieve our 1.5°C climate goal.


Topics: GCIC is looking for innovative solutions or ideas (including but not limited to technology, product, business model, or approach) from participants that can accelerate progress towards 1.5°C climate goal, on one of the following five topics:

  1. Affordable and clean energy (aligned with SDG 7)
  2. Resilient social and economic infrastructure, sustainable industrialization (aligned with SDG 9)
  3. Disaster risk reduction, sustainable transport, sustainable cities, and human settlements (aligned with SDG 11)
  4. Sustainable consumption and production patterns, resource efficiency, pollution and wastes reduction, circular economy (aligned with SDG 12)
  5. Other actions to combat climate change and climate impacts (aligned with SDG 13)


  • Register as a Professional / Youth Innovator: 25 August 2023
  • Register as an Observer: 15 September 2023

More details about the challenge:

Yasumoto International Academic Park 8/F
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
3943 9632
Opening hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday to Saturday: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, Sunday, Public Holidays and University Holidays
(24th and 31st December, and Lunar New Year Eve): Closed