Recognition

United Kingdom and Germany Ready to Support 7 NAMA Projects

United Kingdom and Germany Ready to Support 7 NAMA Projects

Support for Climate Action in Developing Countries The United Kingdom and Germany have pre-selected seven projects which can be supported as “Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions” (NAMAs). NAMAs refer to any action that reduces emissions in developing countries and is prepared under the umbrella of a national governmental initiative. They can […]

Lebanon Salutes 41 Private Firms for Reporting GHG Emissions

Lebanon Salutes 41 Private Firms for Reporting GHG Emissions

The Lebanese Ministry of Environment awards private firms for excellence in reporting Greenhouse Gas emissions. As a part of the efforts developed to build sustainable institutional arrangements under the Low Emission Capacity Building programme, the Lebanese Ministry of Environment in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme held an award […]

Lebanon makes great strides in implementing and reporting climate change activities

Lebanon makes great strides in implementing and reporting climate change activities

Lebanon’s significant progress towards addressing climate change is made evident in the country’s first Biennial Update Report (BUR) released in October 2015. The comprehensive document calculates Lebanon’s greenhouse gas (GHG) sources and sinks over several years and outlines specific actions planned and taken to abate future emissions. Lebanon’s national circumstances […]

Bonn Climate Change Conference Side Events on Non-Annex I Reporting Progress

Bonn Climate Change Conference Side Events on Non-Annex I Reporting Progress

At the recent Bonn Climate Change Conference two side-events provided an opportunity to hear about reporting progress from a range of Non-Annex I countries.  National Communications Side-event Armenia and the Philippines participated in this side event hosted by the UNFCCC Secretariat, where Parties shared their most recent submission of national communications. […]

First ever technical analysis of biennial update reports (BURs)

First ever technical analysis of biennial update reports (BURs)

Experts met in Bonn, Germany from the 18th to the 22nd of May, to conduct the first ever technical analysis of biennial update reports (BURs) of developing countries under the international consultation and analysis (ICA) process. This represents one of the significant implementation developments under the Climate Change Convention. It […]

Bonn Climate Action Fair – 3-6 June 2015

Bonn Climate Action Fair – 3-6 June 2015

Originally published on newsroom.unfccc.int   During the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn (1-11 June), the UNFCCC secretariat is organizing a Climate Action Fair to showcase action already taking place on the ground. The climate action fair is designed to illustrate the discussions taking place during the Bonn meeting in […]