Events - Friday, 1 February 2013


The third session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee for a Legally Binding Agreement on Forests in Europe (INC-Forests3) will continue negotiations for a legally binding instrument on forests.  

dates: 28 January - 1 February 2013   location: Antalya, Turkey  

WACDEP 4th Technical Coordination Workshop

The Global Water Partnership – Southern Africa (GWP-SA) will be hosting this 4th Water, Climate and Development Programme for Africa (WACDEP) Technical Coordination Workshop in Pretoria, South Africa. The workshop aims at strengthening the exchange of lessons, knowledge sharing and technical coordination of WACDEP implementation among the GWP regions. Expected participants include GWP partners from all participating regions and key stakeholders from the water and climate change sector, namely the African Minsters' Council on Water (AMCOW), ministries, development banks and NGOs. The WACDEP programme is an initiative of AMCOW and involves the major African organizations with competencies in water.  

dates: 28 January - 1 February 2013   location: Pretoria, South Africa  

71st Meeting of the CDM Executive Board

The 71st Meeting of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Executive Board (EB) will convene in Bonn, Germany, from 30 January - 1 February 2013.  

dates: 30 January - 1 February 2013   location: Bonn, Germany  

GEF Familiarization Seminar on GEF-5 Activities

The Global Environmental Facility (GEF) Familiarization Seminar will review strategies, programs, policies and procedures of the Fifth GEF Replenishment (GEF-5) through interactive sessions drawing from a diversity of participant perspectives. The seminar is targeted for new GEF Agency personnel, new operational focal points and selected convention focal points.

dates: 30 January - 1 February 2013   location: Washington, District of Columbia, US