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UN Environment – UNFCCC Workshop on Mitigation in the Building Sector

UN Environment – UNFCCC Workshop on Mitigation in the Building Sector

A recent joint UN Environment and UNFCCC two-day workshop was held in Bonn which focused upon mitigation in the building sector. The workshop ran from 31 July 2017 – 01 August 2017 and was attended by professionals from varying organisations, a full list of all participants can be seen here. […]

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The Dominican Republic Aims to Reduce Emissions Through Coffee NAMA

The Dominican Republic aims to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the coffee cultivation through implementation of Low Carbon Coffee NAMA. A NAMA, or Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action, refers to any action that reduces emissions in developing countries. These can be policies directed at transformational change within an economic sector, […]

Renewables Hold Great Promise for Philippines

Renewables Hold Great Promise for Philippines

The following contribution to NAMA News was submitted by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). IRENA recommends concrete actions for renewable energy deployment Renewable energy sector policy making and institutional evolution can support maintaining Philippines’ development momentum and allow it to achieve energy independence, according to a new report released […]

Tunisian NAMA Proposal Developed by Ecofys Secures Funding

Tunisian NAMA Proposal Developed by Ecofys Secures Funding

By Noémie Klein, Ecofys The NAMA Facility has pre-selected the Tunisian Building NAMA proposal “Scaling-up Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in the Building Sector” to receive funding for the Detailed Preparation Phase as its part of its 4th call for projects funding. The Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) proposal was […]

Registration Now Open For New UNFCCC Online Knowledge-Sharing Dialogue

Registration Now Open For New UNFCCC Online Knowledge-Sharing Dialogue

St. Lucia to share NDC implementation highlights on 13 April The secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is hosting a 30-minute webinar on the climate action plan – called nationally determined contribution (NDC) – of St. Lucia on Thursday 13 April at 16:00 CET (10:00 EST). […]

Open Application for Training Programme on Greenhouse Gases

Open Application for Training Programme on Greenhouse Gases

The application period for the professional training programme on the transparency of climate action and support officially opened on 1 April 2017. Announced in March, the training programme, called UNFCCC-GIR-CASTT, is offered in collaboration by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Greenhouse Gas Inventory & Research […]