UN Secretariat

Event: Fifteenth Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-15) [viewed]

CSD-15 will build on the “review year” discussions at CSD-14, focusing on “policy” options for energy for sustainable development, industrial development, air pollution/atmosphere, and climate change.  

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Climate Change-Sustainable Development Nexus Considered in Preparation for CSD [viewed]

April 2006: In preparation for the climate change discussions at the May 2006 session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-14), the Indian Ministry of Environment and Forests, the Government of India, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) co-organized a meeting entitled “Climate Change and Sustainable Development: An international workshop to strengthen research and understanding.”

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Event: Workshop on Climate Change and Sustainable Development [viewed]

This workshop will explore the linkages between climate change and sustainable development, and its deliberations will be reported to CSD-14. It is organized by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs and The Energy Research Institute (TERI), with the support of the Government of India. Internet: http://www.un.org/esa/sustdev/sdissues/climate_change/climateChange_inter.htm  

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Event: Fourteenth Session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development [viewed]

CSD-14 will begin the second cycle of the Commission's new work programme, from 1-12 May 2006, at UN headquarters in New York. The meeting will review progress on atmosphere/air pollution, climate change, energy and industrial development.  

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Event: Beijing 2005 International Conference on Renewable Energy Development [viewed]

This meeting is being organized by the Governments of China and Germany in cooperation with the UN DESA.  

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