Key points from Asia-Pacific Climate Week & the High Level Political Forum 2021

The International Labour Organization (ILO) played an active role in the Asia-Pacific Climate Week and the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development which took place from 6-13 July 2021.

Briefing note | 21 July 2021
Contact(s): GreenJobsAP@ilo.org
Participating in six sessions during the week, ILO shared its work and strategies in a number of key areas. These included its support for the Climate Action 4 Jobs Initiative, the Just Energy Transition as well as its ground breaking work for a Just Transition in garment supply chains. In addition, a new report highlighting Green Jobs Policy Readiness in ASEAN was also launched highlighting the progress made and challenges still ahead for ASEAN member states as they green their economies.