Finance

UNFF 9 Adopts Resolution on Forests for People, Livelihoods and Poverty Eradication [viewed]

4 February 2011: The ninth session of the UN Forum on Forests (UNFF 9), which focused on the theme “Forests for people, livelihoods and poverty eradication,” convened from 24 January-4 February 2011, at UN Headquarters in New York, US, and brought together over 700 participants to address: the International Year of Forests (Forests 2011); forests for people, livelihoods and poverty eradication; and means of implementation for sustainable forest management (SFM).

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CIF Calls for NGOs, Indigenous Peoples and Private Sector to Participate in Partnership Forum 2011 [viewed]

February 2011: The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) Administrative Unit is encouraging the participation of NGOs, Indigenous Peoples and private sector "Active Observers" at the CIF Partnership Forum 2011, which is scheduled to take place from 17-18 March 2011, in Tunis, Tunisia.

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Event: 60th Meeting of the CDM Executive Board [viewed]

The Executive Board of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) will consider matters relating to the operation of the CDM.  

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Event: 49th Meeting of the CDM Methodologies Panel [viewed]

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Methodologies Panel will consider issues relating to CDM project methodologies for baselines and monitoring plans.  

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Event: 48th Meeting of the CDM Methodologies Panel [viewed]

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Methodologies Panel will consider issues relating to CDM project methodologies for baselines and monitoring plans.  

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Event: 11th Meeting of the CDM DNA Forum [viewed]

The aim of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Designated National Authorities Forum (DNA Forum) is to provide opportunities for DNA representatives to exchange views and share their experiences relating to the CDM, and bring forward common views and issues to the attention of the CDM Executive Board.  

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Event: 19th Meeting of the Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG 19) [viewed]

 

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ADB President Calls for Investment in Climate-Friendly Technologies [viewed]

3 February 2011: In a statement to the the "Delhi Sustainable Development Summit," taking place from 3-5 February 2011, in New Delhi, India, Haruhiko Kuroda, President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), called for immediate steps to lower the carbon intensity of development and improve the resilience of societies to climate change.

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NEFCO Carbon Finance and Funds Unit Releases Operational Review 2010 [viewed]

2 February 2011: The Carbon Finance and Funds Unit of the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO) has released its Operational Review for 2010, which highlights new financing mechanisms.

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World Bank, GEF Support Argentina's Third National Communication to UNFCCC [viewed]

1 February 2011: Argentina is preparing its Third National Communication to the UNFCCC with a US$2.4 million grant from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), which will be carried out with the World Bank as implementing agent.

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