Event: Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference 2010 [viewed]

The Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference (DIREC) will be the fourth global ministerial level conference on renewable energy, following Bonn Renewables 2004, Beijing 2005, and WIREC 2008 (held in Washington, DC, US).  

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Event: World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2010 [viewed]

The organizing theme for the 40th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in 2010 is “Improve the State of the World: Rethink, Redesign and Rebuild.” The event will gather leaders of the private sector and government to discuss the shape of the new global economy, including how to ensure its sustainability.  

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Event: IPCC WG I Expert Meeting on Assessing and Combining Multi-Model Climate Projections [viewed]

This expert meeting will provide tentative best practices in selecting and combining results from multiple models for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report. The meeting will help to bring the community into a position to make better use of the new model results and provide more robust and reliable projections of future climate, along with improved estimates of uncertainty.  

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Event: IPCC WG III Expert Meeting on Renewable Energy [viewed]

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Event: IPCC WG III Expert Meeting on Scenarios [viewed]

In collaboration with Working Groups (WGs) I and II, WG III will hold a workshop in order to facilitate a new generation of emission scenarios as part of the Fifth Assessment cycle. While the process of new scenario development is coordinated by the research community, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) plays a catalyzing role in scenario development and assesses the results. http://www.ipcc-wg3.de/activity/expert-meetings-and-workshops  

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Event: IPCC WG I Workshop on Sea Level Rise and Ice Sheet Instabilities [viewed]

This workshop will bring together the leading world experts on all issues related to sea level rise, including the field of ice sheet dynamics and ice sheet instabilities, to discuss the current understanding comprehensively across various scientific disciplines and accelerate scientific research that will feed results into the Fifth Assessment Report.

 

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Event: Forest Day 3 [viewed]

Forest Day 3 will be hosted by Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), the Collaborative Partnership on Forests (CPF) and the Government of Denmark. The event will convene in parallel to the UN Copenhagen Climate Change Conference. It will build on the success of Forest Day 1 and 2 in helping to ensure forests are high on the agenda for future climate outcomes, and will pave the way forward in making these outcomes work beyond the Copenhagen climate change negotiations.  

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Event: Agriculture and Rural Development Day 2009 [viewed]

With the theme The road after Copenhagen: priority strategies and actions for ensuring food security and rural development in the face of climate change, the Agriculture and Rural Development Day will seek to develop a work plan with strategies and actions to fully incorporate agriculture into the post-Copenhagen agenda. The event will consider areas such as: the role of agriculture and farmers in adaptation and mitigation strategies; future scenarios for agriculture, rural development and food security; climate change as a development issue; and innovations in the agricultural sector of relevance to the climate change agenda.  

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Event: Development and Climate Days [viewed]

The “Development and Climate Days” special event is organized by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD). The event will focus on the following issues: land, water and forests; justice, ethics and humanitarian issues; planning adaptation; and mitigation, finance and the private sector. It is sponsored by the UK Department for International Development (DfID) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (Danida).  

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Event: Copenhagen Business Day [viewed]

Copenhagen Business Day – Leading ACTION will be the third global business day parallel to the meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The event will bring together business leaders to explore, share and project their vision and commitment to implement climate solutions now and for the next four decades. It is jointly organized by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) together with the Confederation of Danish Industry.  

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