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Event: 26th Meeting of the JI Accreditation Panel [viewed]

The Joint Implementation (JI) Accreditation Panel will meet to consider matters relating to the accreditation of independent entities.  

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UNFCCC Executive Secretary Discusses Latin America's Implementation of the Cancun Agreements [viewed]

15 February 2011: UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres addressed the Conference of the Secretariat General Iberoamericana (SEGIB), which took place in Madrid, Spain, on 15 February 2011, and emphasized the need for Latin America to capitalize on the opportunities for adaptation and mitigation action, particularly through the Cancun Agreements.

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Norway, Germany Support FAO Work on Mitigation in Agriculture [viewed]

15 February 2011: The Governments of Norway and Germany have committed a total of US$5 million to support the Mitigation of Climate Change in Agriculture (MICCA) programme of the the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO).

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Event: 24th Meeting of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee [viewed]

The 24th meeting of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee (JISC 25) will consider issues relating to the operation of Joint Implementation (JI).  

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Event: Designated National Authority Training [viewed]

This Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Designated National Authority (DNA) Training is organized by the UNFCCC Secretariat.  

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Event: Regional Designated National Authority Forum [viewed]

This Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Designated National Authority (DNA) Forum will be held for the African region.  

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Compliance Committee Decides on Bulgaria's Eligiblity to Participate in Kyoto Mechanisms [viewed]

14 February 2011: The Enforcement Branch of the Kyoto Protocol Compliance Committee has decided that Bulgaria is now fully eligible to participate in the Kyoto Protocol mechanisms under Kyoto Protocol Articles 6 (Joint Implementation (JI)), 12 (Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)) and 17 (Emissions Trading).

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Security Council Debates Links Between Security and Development [viewed]

11 February 2011: Opening a UN Security Council debate on the links between security and development at the UN Headquarters in New York, US, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for a greater focus on the climate change - security - development nexus.

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Germany Confers Legal Capacity to the Adaptation Fund Board [viewed]

14 February 2011: Through an Act of Parliament, the German Government conferred legal capacity to the Adaptation Fund Board, making the Fund an independent international legal entity.

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FAO Publishes State of the World's Forests 2011 [viewed]

February 2011: The ninth biennial issue of the State of the World's Forests, published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) at the outset of the International Year of Forests 2011, considers the theme "Changing pathways, changing lives: forests as multiple pathways to sustainable development."

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