Events - Monday, 11 November 2013

Workshop on the Impact of Climate Change on Forest Work

The UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) Joint Expert Network to implement Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) are organizing a meeting to assess the projected impacts of climate change on SFM and determine options to address such impacts. The meeting will focus on assessing climate change in relation to forest health and forest operations.  

dates: 11-12 November 2013   venue: Room XXIII, Palais des Nations   location: Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland  

Doha Carbon and Energy Forum 2013

After its first edition in 2010, the second chapter of the Doha Carbon and Energy Forum will also be jointly organized by Qatar Petroleum, Qatar Foundation and ExxonMobil under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser under the directive of His Excellency Dr. Mohammed Saleh Al-Sada Minister of Energy & Industry. The conference will be held at the Qatar National Convention Centre from 11-13 November 2013. DCEF 2013 will seek to reinforce its role as a leading platform for engaging experts in interactive workshop round table discussions of the following topics: carbon capture and storage, climate change, energy efficiency, and solar energy. Consideration of each topical area, during its workshop round table discussions, will examine the topic from the perspectives of research and technology development, industrial development and application, and policy and regulatory framework.  

dates: 11-13 November 2013   location: Doha, Ad Dawhah, Qatar  

19th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC

UNFCCC COP 19 and CMP 9 and the subsidiary bodies will convene in Warsaw, Poland.  

dates: 11-22 November 2013   location: Warsaw, Poland