Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body

UNFCCC Releases Annex I GHG Inventory Documents [viewed]

UNFCCC15 July 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the review of the individual annual submission of Portugal and the Czech Republic, as well as a synthesis report on 2013 greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories.

read more »

Event: Expanded Constituency Workshop (ECW) Pacific Islands [viewed]

The Expanded Constituency Workshop (ECW) hosts discussions on priority issues, development and implementation of Global Environment Facility (GEF) projects, and project integration in national development frameworks. The event will bring together focal points from the GEF, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) and Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), with representatives from civil society, the GEF Secretariat, and the GEF Agencies to discuss lessons learned and experiences regarding the implementation of multi-focal GEF projects in the region.  

read more »

Event: 41st Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group [viewed]

The Small Scale Working Group of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) will hold its 41st meeting to consider matters relating to small scale CDM project activities, including proposals for new baseline and monitoring methodologies for CDM small scale project activities and the efficient and effective operation of the CDM.  

read more »

Event: 24th Meeting of the LEG [viewed]

The Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG) will meet in Siem Reap, Cambodia, from 26-29 August 2013. The LEG aims to support the preparation and implementation strategy of national adaptation programmes of action (NAPAs).  

read more »

Event: 61st Meeting of the CDM Methodology Panel [viewed]

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Methodology Panel will hold its 61st meeting to consider matters relating to CDM baseline; simplification and streamlining of methodologies and tools; standards and procedures; and further standardization in the demonstration of additionality.  

read more »

Event: 42nd Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group [viewed]

The Small Scale Working Group of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) will hold its 42nd meeting to consider matters relating to small scale CDM project activities, including proposals for new baseline and monitoring methodologies for CDM small scale project activities, as well as the efficient and effective operation of the CDM.  

read more »

Event: 66th Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel [viewed]

The Accreditation Panel (AP) was established to prepare the decision making of the Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) in accordance with the procedure for accrediting operational entities. The 66th meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel will take place in Bonn, Germany, from 8-11 October 2013.  

read more »

UNCCD, IUCN Sign Joint Plan of Action [viewed]

iucn-unccd10 July 2013: The Executive Secretary of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), Luc Gnacadja, and the Director General of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Julia Marton-Lefèvre, have signed a Joint Plan of Action, through which their respective organizations will seek to draw global attention to the value of drylands and their threatened status as ecosystems.

read more »

UNFCCC's Momentum for Change 2012 Report Focuses on the Urban Poor [viewed]

UNFCCC9 July 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released the 2012 report on the Momentum for Change Initiative. The report features nine experiences that address climate change while improving livelihoods and living conditions in developing countries' urban areas.

read more »

Event: Ninth CDM Roundtable [viewed]

The ninth CDM Roundtable, which will convene in Bonn, Germany, on 23 August 2013, will seek to provide an opportunity to share best practices, enhance understanding and provide a platform for exchange of ideas on the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) with stakeholders, in order to identify and improve on existing standards, procedures and guidelines.  

read more »