Event

Tehran Workshop on Harnessing Climate Change Financing for Forests in Central Asia

The workshop, the first of three sub-regional workshops to be held as part of the Climate Change Financing for Forests Project under the UN Forum on Forests (UNFF), will facilitate an exchange of views and experiences on climate change finance for forest management. Outcomes from the workshop will include suggestions on ways to enhance the links between climate change and forest finance. Hosted by the Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO), the workshop will bring together representatives from Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.  

dates: 29 April - 1 May 2014   venue: Economic Cooperation Organization Headquarters, No. 1, Golbou Alley, Kamranieh St.   location: Tehran, Iran   contact: Benjamin Singer   phone: 1 917 367 5807   e-mail: singer@un.org   www: http://www.un.org/esa/forests/pdf/facilitative-process/Tehran/Tehran_org_of_work.pdf