UNFCCC

CDM Help Desk Launched to Improve Regional Distribution of CDM Projects [viewed]

4 September 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has launched the second Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Help Desk to answer questions of stakeholders relating to CDM projects undergoing the validation or verification process.

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CDM Methodologies Panel Recommends Two New CDM Methodologies [viewed]

17 August 2012: The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Methodologies Panel has concluded its 57th meeting, during which it considered five proposed new methodologies, and agreed to recommend two of the proposals for approval and to continue work on the others.

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Report of 61st Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel Reviews Consideration of Accreditation of Entities [viewed]

17 August 2012: The report of the 61st meeting of the Accreditation Panel of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) outlines the Panel's consideration of issues relating to the accreditation of operational and applicant entities. The report also includes the Panel's activities during the period from June to August 2012.

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Event: CGE Workshop for Asia and Pacific on Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment  [viewed]

The Consultative Group of Experts on National Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention (CGE) hands-on training workshop for the Asia and Pacific region on vulnerability and adaptation assessment will be held 8-12 October 2012, in Lao People's Democratic Republic.  

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UNFCCC Publishes Report on Capacity Building Activities [viewed]

29 August 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a report of the capacity-building work undertaken by bodies established under the UNFCCC (FCCC/SBI/2012/22). The report compiles and synthesizes information on the capacity-building activities of these bodies.

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UNFCCC Publishes Australia's Views on a Framework for Various Approaches [viewed]

29 August 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published an addendum, containing Australia's submission on a framework for various approaches (FCCC/AWGLCA/2012/MISC.4/Add.4). This submission is additional to the 16 submissions previously received by the Secretariat and contained in document FCCC/AWGLCA/2012/MISC.4 and Adds.1-3.

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UNFCCC Releases Technical Paper on Kyoto Protocol Methodological Issues [viewed]

27 August 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a technical paper outlining the implications of the implementation of decisions 2/CMP.7 (land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF)), 3/CMP.7 (emissions trading and the project-based mechanisms), 4/CMP.7 (various methodological issues), and 5/CMP.7 (potential consequences), on the previous decisions on methodological issues related to the Kyoto Protocol (FCCC/TP/2012/6).

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CDM Small-Scale Working Group Recommends Revised Guidelines to Small-Scale Methodologies [viewed]

23 August 2012: The report of the 38th meeting of the Small-Scale (SSC) Working Group of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is now available. At the meeting, the Working Group considered issues relating to small-scale CDM project activities and formulated recommendations to the CDM Executive Board.

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CDM Afforestation and Reforestation Working Group Considers Methodological Issues [viewed]

August 2012: The report of the 36th meeting of the Afforestation and Reforestation (A/R) Working Group of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is now available. At the meeting, the Working Group considered matters relating to A/R CDM project activities, including revisions of, and clarifications to, approved A/R methodologies and tools.

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Event: Regional Workshop for Latin America and Caribbean Regions on NAMAs [viewed]

This regional workshop for the Latin America and the Caribbean region on Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) will take place in Medellin, Colombia.  

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