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Webinar on Clarifying Long-term Emission Reduction Strategies

Webinar on Clarifying Long-term Emission Reduction Strategies

The UNFCCC secretariat is hosting a webinar on recently submitted long-term emission reduction strategies on Thursday 8 December at 16:00 CET (Berlin time). During the webinar, Germany and the United States will present their long-term low emission development strategies,  which were submitted to the UNFCCC secretariat during the UN Climate […]

CTCN/UNIDO Call for Proposals for Technical Services in Viet Nam’s Cement Sector

CTCN/UNIDO Call for Proposals for Technical Services in Viet Nam’s Cement Sector

The Climate Technology Centre is seeking a member of its Network to provide technical services related to developing a pilot Energy Service Company (ESCO) for the cement industry in Viet Nam. Selection of the service provider is conducted via the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), which is a co-host of […]

El Salvador Develops Integrated NDC Implementation Roadmap with Adaptation Component

El Salvador Develops Integrated NDC Implementation Roadmap with Adaptation Component

UNDP and UNFCCC together with the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources in El Salvador recently organized a workshop to help stakeholders improve their understanding of the Paris Agreement and discuss how mitigation measures such as Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) and the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) can serve as […]

Austria and Vanuatu Sign Funding Agreement for Renewable Energy NAMA

Austria and Vanuatu Sign Funding Agreement for Renewable Energy NAMA

At a signing ceremony on the margins of the recent UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakesh, the Austrian Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and  Water Management and the Ministry of Climate Change of Vanuatu signed a funding agreement amounting to USD 1 million to electrify rural areas. The Nationally Appropriate […]

South-South Cooperation on Climate Change Gaining Traction

South-South Cooperation on Climate Change Gaining Traction

A High-Level Forum on South-South Cooperation on Climate Change, co-hosted by China, Morocco and the United Nations, was held during the recent UN Climate Change Conference (COP 22) in Marrakesh. South-South Cooperation, with its focus on mutual learning, capacity building and technical cooperation, is rapidly becoming an integral component of […]

Updated Document on Guidance for Designing NAMAs

Updated Document on Guidance for Designing NAMAs

The comprehensive guide on how to formulate effective Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in developing countries, produced in 2013 by the UNDP, the UNFCCC secretariat and the UNEP DTU Partnership, has now been updated. The adoption of the Paris Agreement and related national climate action plans, more known as NDCs, called […]