Events - Wednesday, 28 August 2013

24th Meeting of the LEG

The Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG) will meet in Siem Reap, Cambodia, from 26-29 August 2013. The LEG aims to support the preparation and implementation strategy of national adaptation programmes of action (NAPAs).  

dates: 26-29 August 2013   location: Cambodia   additional: Siem Reap(multiple cities)  

41st Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group

The Small Scale Working Group of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) will hold its 41st meeting to consider matters relating to small scale CDM project activities, including proposals for new baseline and monitoring methodologies for CDM small scale project activities and the efficient and effective operation of the CDM.  

dates: 26-29 August 2013   location: Bonn, Germany  

International Forum on Enhancing Resilience to Disasters in Latin America

The UN Institute for Training and Research's (UNITAR) Local Development Programme and the Latin American Development Bank (CAF), with support from Chile's Ministry of Housing and Urban Planning (MINVU), are organizing this Forum to help build an international platform to exchange knowledge and best practices in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and improving the resilience of cities in Latin America. The Forum also will discuss the development of action plans for implementation and local cooperation, using lessons learned from Japan, Chile, and other Latin American countries.  

dates: 27-29 August 2013   location: Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile  

Latin American Carbon Forum 2013

The Seventh Latin American and Caribbean Carbon Forum (LACF) will discuss prospects for carbon projects in Latin America. The Forum is co-organized by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Latin American Development Bank (CAF), the World Bank, the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), the Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE), the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Risø Centre and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).  

dates: 28-30 August 2013   venue: Centro de Convencões Sul America   location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil