Meeting

ADAPTATION FUND BOARD TO BE HOSTED IN BONN [viewed]

The Adaptation Fund Board (AFB) accepted the offer by Germany to confer legal capacity and host the AFB in Bonn.

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UNECA and AU Explore Climate Change Collaboration [viewed]

Uneca1 December: The African Union Commission (AUC) and the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) are meeting to discuss improved cooperation in the area of climate change, among other areas.

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UNITAR Provides Climate Change Training to UNECA Staff [viewed]

2dic_09_0630 November 2009: The staff of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) took part in a training workshop on climate change, delivered by the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), the UNFCCC Secretariat, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) from 17-20 November 2009.

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UNESCAP Committee on Environment and Development's First Session to Focus on Green Growth [viewed]

Unescap30 November 2009: The first session of the Committee on Environment and Development of the UN Environment and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) is convening from 2-4 December 2009, in Bangkok, Thailand, and will focus on development through Green Growth.

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Event: UNECE Ad Hoc Group of Experts on Energy Efficiency Investments for Climate Change Mitigation [viewed]

This expert group was created within the framework of the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Committee on Sustainable Energy.  

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EU-China Summit Dominated by Climate Change [viewed]

logoeupresidency30 November 2009: The 12th EU-China Summit, held on 30 November 2009, in Nanjing, China, was dominated by discussions on climate change negotiations and cooperation. During the Summit, Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao reiterated his country's commitment to reducing carbon dioxide intensity in the economy by 40 to 50% by the year 2020, stressing that China is still a developing country at a sensitive stage in its industrial development, and that its per capita emissions are still below that of developed countries.

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Event: Meeting of the Working Party of the ITU-T Study Group on the Environment and Climate Change [viewed]

The Working Party on information and communication technologies (ICTs) and climate change of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Study Group on the Environment and Climate Change will meet at ITU headquarters in Geneva. A meeting of the Joint Coordination Activity on ICT and Climate Change (JCA ICT & CC) will be held during this meeting. http://www.itu.int/ITU-T/studygroups/com05/index.asp  

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Event: Meeting of the Joint Coordination Activity on ICT and Climate Change [viewed]

A meeting of the Joint Coordination Activity on ICT and Climate Change (JCA ICT & CC) will be held during the meeting of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Working Party on information and communication technologies (ICTs). http://www.itu.int/ITU-T/jca/ictcc/index.html  

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UNICEF Co-Hosts Children's Climate Forum [viewed]

Unicef Logo28 November 2009: The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the city of Copenhagen, Denmark, are hosting a Children's Climate Forum from 28 November-4 December 2009.

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Commonwealth Leaders Call for Legally-Binding Agreement by 2010, Support Copenhagen Launch Fund [viewed]

commonwealthlogo28 November 2009: Commonwealth leaders, joined by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Danish Prime Minister Lars LøkkeRasmussen, focused discussions on climate change during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting held from 27-29 November 2009, in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

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