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Climate Change Climate Change News / 28 July 2016
DCF Addresses Development Financing, Policy Instruments for 2030 Agenda, Paris Agreement
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22_July_2016: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on climate change will require “an unprecedented multilateral cooperation,” underlined participants at the UN Economic and Social Council's (ECOSOC) fifth biennial high-level meeting of the Development Cooperation Forum (DCF). During the two-day meeting, representatives from governments, UN agencies, and civil society discussed the role of various types of development financing and related policy changes necessary for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and other international agreements signed in 2015. continued...
Inter-Parliamentary Union, UN to Strengthen Collaboration
Read More: Inter-Parliamentary Union, UN to Strengthen Collaboration
21_July_2016: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon signed a cooperative agreement with the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) that will strengthen the collaboration between the two organizations in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement on climate change. During a press encounter, Ban said Parliament Members represent the “wishes and views and aspirations” of people, which are reflected in the ‘5-Ps' — people, planet, peace, prosperity and partnership. continued...
Regional Dialogues on NDC Implementation Launched
Read More: Regional Dialogues on NDC Implementation Launched
19_July_2016: In the lead-up to the Marrakesh Climate Change Conference, a number of international partners and national governments are holding discussions on the next steps toward implementation of climate action plans, known as nationally determined contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement. The first of these dialogues took place from 19-21 July 2016, in San José, Costa Rica, and analyzed Latin American and Caribbean NDCs. continued...
Climate Change Climate Change Policy & Practice Calendar: Current & Upcoming Events
Restoring the Socio-Ecological and Socio-Economic Relationships in the Miombo Woodlands Maputo, Mozambique 27 Jul - 29 Jul
Technical Meeting on Migration, Displacement and Human Mobility Casablanca, Morocco 27 Jul - 29 Jul
Sixth Session of the UN-GGIM New York City, US 1 Aug - 5 Aug
FishAdapt: Global Conference on Climate Change Adaptation for Fisheries and Aquaculture Bangkok (Krung Thep), Thailand 8 Aug - 10 Aug
Scoping Meeting for IPCC Special Report on Impacts of Global Warming of 1.5°C Above Pre-Industrial Levels Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland 15 Aug - 17 Aug
African Drought Conference Windhoek, Namibia 15 Aug - 19 Aug
Friends of the President Meeting on a Global MBM Scheme for International Aviation Montreal, Quebec, Canada 22 Aug - 23 Aug
2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress Honolulu, HI, US 1 Sep - 10 Sep
Quadrennial Ozone Symposium 2016 Edinburgh, Scotland, UK 4 Sep - 9 Sep
Asia Pacific Carbon Forum 2016 Jeju City, Jeju (Cheju-Do), Republic of Korea 5 Sep - 7 Sep
Global Green Growth Week 2016 Jeju City, Jeju (Cheju-Do), Republic of Korea 5 Sep - 9 Sep
Industrial Efficiency 2016 Berlin, Germany 12 Sep - 14 Sep
71st Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 71) New York City, US 13 Sep - 26 Sep
Workshop on Business-to-Business Energy Efficiency Networks Berlin, Germany 15 Sep
UN Paris Climate Agreement: Toward Entry into Force New York City, US 21 Sep
 
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