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15 April 2010: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the report (FCCC/ARR/2010/AUT) of the individual review of the annual submission of Austria.
15 April 2011: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a number of documents in preparation for the 34th sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) and the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI), which will take place in Bonn, Germany, from 6-16 June 2011.
This Day is co-organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Basel Convention Secretariat, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). The Day will focus on the role of information and communications technologies (ICT) for the environment, one of the action lines defined in the WSIS Geneva Plan of Action. The event will include workshops, interactive discussions, publication releases and networking sessions on issues such as energy efficiency, climate monitoring and adaptation, e-waste and the green economy transition. The event will be open to all stakeholders, including governments, private sector, civil society, academia, as well as international and regional institutions. Participation in this event is possible either on-site or remotely, presenting recent publications or displaying the most recent activities from relevant organization at the e-environment exhibition stand.
13 April 2011: In a speech delivered at the Global Energy Efficiency Forum in Brussels, Belgium, Nobuo Tanaka, Executive Director, International Energy Agency (IEA), outlined progress made thus far and the importance of continuing to improve energy efficiency.
13 April 2010: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the report (FCCC/ARR/2010/GBR) of the individual review of the annual submission of the UK.
13 April 2011: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published the report (FCCC/ARR/2010/LVA) of the individual review of the annual submission of Latvia.
15 April 2011: Parties to the UNFCCC have selected the 40 members of the Transitional Committee that will be in charge of designing the Green Climate Fund, the new institution agreed upon in Cancun that will manage long-term finance mobilized to enable developing countries to address climate change.
14 April 2011: Accepting an award on behalf of the UNFCCC Secretariat at this year's Energy Efficiency Global Forum, in Brussels, Belgium, Christiana Figueres, UNFCCC Executive Secretary, observed that the Cancun Agreements provide an important step forward in international climate change policy, but noted the urgent need to raise the level of ambition.
13 April 2011: The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation and Capacity-Building Workshop on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation in Developing Countries, Including on Relevant Biodiversity Safeguards, convened from 15-18 March 2011, in Singapore City, Singapore.