UNFCCC

UNFCCC Releases Technical Papers on Market-related Issues [viewed]

UNFCCC22 October 2013: The UNFCCC has released two technical syntheses, one on the framework for various approaches (FVA) and the other on the New Market-based Mechanism (NMM).

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UNFCCC Technical Papers Address Developed Country Emission Reduction Targets, Non-Economic Losses [viewed]

UNFCCC18 October 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released two technical documents on developed country quantified economy-wide emission reduction targets and non-economic losses in relation to loss and damage, to inform discussions to be held at the next Climate Change Conference, to be held in Warsaw, Poland, from 11-22 November 2013.

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UNFCCC Publishes Documents on LULUCF, Adaptation, Response Measures Ahead of Warsaw [viewed]

UNFCCC16 October 2013: The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Secretariat has released six documents for consideration by parties at the upcoming meeting of the UNFCCC's Subsidiary Bodies, to be held in Warsaw, Poland, from 11-16 November 2013.

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GCF Adopts Roadmap for Climate Change Resources Mobilization [viewed]

Green Climate Fund (GCF)11 October 2013: During its fifth meeting, the Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) developed a roadmap aimed at raising financial resources for the Fund to support developing countries in their efforts to address climate change.

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Pre-COP 19 Meeting Focuses on Business Involvement, 2015 Agreement, Loss and Damage [viewed]

cop1910 October 2013: Over three days, 40 ministers and their representatives, UNFCCC Secretariat officials, the Co-chairs of Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP), the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) and, for the first time, representatives of the business sector, gathered in Warsaw to present their views and discuss a number of issues ahead of the 19th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 19) to the UNFCCC.

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UNFCCC Workshops Make Progress Ahead of Warsaw [viewed]

UNFCCC10 October 2013: Mandated by the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), the Joint Workshops on the Framework for Various Approaches (FVA), Non-Market-Based Approaches (NMA) and the New Market-based Mechanism (NMM) intended to clarify issues and options to be discussed on each of these three work programmes at the November UN Climate Change Conference in Warsaw, Poland.

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UNFCCC Releases Documents on Response Measures, LDCs [viewed]

UNFCCC9 October 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published documents for consideration by parties at the 19th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 19), including: a report on the in-forum expert meeting on the impact of the implementation of response measures; a report on the 24th meeting of the Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG); and a synthesis report on the regional training workshops on adaptation for the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) for 2012-2013.

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CDM Executive Board Adopts Two-Year Business Plan [viewed]

UNFCCC4 October 2013: The Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) concluded its 75th meeting with the adoption of a business plan for the period 2014-2015, setting out the strategic direction for the CDM.

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UN Women Events Highlight Role of Women in Post-2015 Agenda [viewed]

UN Women Logo19 September 2013: The UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) and partner organizations highlighted the importance of including women's rights and gender equality in the post-2015 development agenda druing events held on the margins of the 68th UN General Assembly (UNGA), in New York, US.

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UNFCCC Publishes Documents on Technology and Response Measures [viewed]

UNFCCC26 September 2013: The UNFCCC Secretariat has published two documents on technology transfer and on response measures, for consideration by the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) and the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) at their 39th sessions in Warsaw, Poland, in November 2013.

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