UNFCCC

Livelihoods Day Convenes at Rio Conventions Pavilion [viewed]

12 October 2012: The Rio Conventions Pavilion at the 11th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Hyderabad, India convened for Livelihoods Day on 12 October 2012.

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First Temporary African CDM Forestry Credits Issued [viewed]

9 October 2012: The Humbo Ethiopia Assisted Natural Regeneration Project has been awarded Africa's first temporary Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) for reforestation through the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).

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UNFCCC Releases Annual Report of GHG Inventory Review Activities [viewed]

UNFCCC12 October 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released its annual report on activities relating to greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory reviews for Annex I Parties covering the period from November 2011 to October 2012 (FCCC/SBSTA/2012/INF.10), as requested by the Conference of Parties (COP) in decision 12.CP.9.

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UNFCCC Publishes Australia's Views on Possible Additional LULUCF Activities under the CDM [viewed]

UNFCCC12 October 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a document containing Australia's views on issues related to modalities and procedures for possible additional land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) activities under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) (FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.18).

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UNFCCC Publishes Australia's Views on Addressing Risk of Non-Permanence under the CDM [viewed]

UNFCCC12 October 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a document containing Australia's views on issues related to modalities and procedures for alternative approaches to addressing the risk of non-permanence under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) (FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.16).

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Land Day Convenes at Rio Conventions Pavilion [viewed]

15 October 2012: The Rio Conventions Pavilion at the 11th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Hyderabad, India, convened for Land Day, the sixth such day-long event focused on sustainable development and land issues.

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Rio Conventions Pavilion Convenes for REDD+ Day [viewed]

16 October 2012: The Rio Conventions Pavilion at the 11th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Hyderabad, India, convened for REDD+ Day on 16 October 2012.

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UNFCCC, BOAD to Establish CDM Support Office in Togo [viewed]

16 October 2012: The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Secretariat and the West African Development Bank (BOAD) have signed a partnership agreement to establish a Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) support office in Lomé, Togo, to support the development of CDM projects in the region.

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UNFCCC Executive Secretary Calls for a New Low-Carbon Paradigm [viewed]

15 October 2012: Addressing the 16th Annual Chatham House Conference on Climate Change, Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), provided an overview of progress made in the climate negotiations and outlined the way forward, elaborating upon proposed approaches for enhancing ambition and mobilizing the private sector.

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UNFCCC Releases Update on Global Climate Observing System [viewed]

UNFCCC12 October 2012: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released a report on progress made by space agencies involved in global climate observations (FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.14), for consideration at the 37th session of its Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) to be held at the end of 2012, in Doha, Qatar.

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