COP21

Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Bristoland Exeter Universities, future generations, education, COP21, ghg emissions, Paris Agreement
Does the Paris Agreement live up to the expectations of the next generation? Jack Nicholls from Bristol and Exeter Universities compares the Paris Agreement with the outcome of a student COP21 held in ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: Academic institutions, UK Government, COP21, sustainability
UK-led Global Alliance of universities urges government action on climate change Iain Patton from the Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges reports on an open letter, signed by over ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: reflections, COP21, UNFCCC, climate change negotiations, side events
Reflections from COP21, Thursday 10th December Joanna Read from UK Youth Climate Coalition and YOUNGO, Dirk Hoffmann from Klimablog “Climate Change Bolivia”, and REN21 provide their reflections on the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 09 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 4 - Energy and Water
Tags: reflection, COP21, negotiations, Paris
Reflections from COP21, Wednesday 9th December Ajay Gambhir from Imperial College London, Rich Pancost from Bristol University, and Conservation International reflect on their experiences at COP this ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 3 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: reflections from COP21, World Future Council, Friends of the Earth Scotland, Rainforest Alliance, COP21, climate change conference
Reflections from COP21, Tuesday 8th December Anne Leidreiter from World Future Council, Jeff Hayward from Rainforest Alliance and Connal Hughes from Friends of the Earth Scotland reflect on some stand ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 3 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: carbon farming, carbon storage, soil, ecovillage, COP21, agriculture
Carbon farming: To sequester carbon and reverse global warming Rob Wheeler from Global Ecovillage Network reminds us of the enormous carbon sink right under our feet - soil. Making better use of this ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 3 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: Cities, Rio de Janeiro, COP21, sustainable agriculture, Sustainable Development Goals
Concrete actions for effective transformation Christino Áureo da Silva, State Government of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil discusses the Rio Rural approach which reconciles income generation and environmental ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: Green Climate Fund, climate finance, implementation, gender mainstreaming, COP21
The Green Climate Fund and gender: How to get from innovative mandate to meaningful implementation? Liane Schalatek from Heinrich Boell Stiftung considers how the Green Climate Fund’s gender sensitive ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: Bangladesh, COP21, natural disasters, climate change, gender
... added, “all was taken away by the Aila”. Jamila is among thousands of others who have lost everything in cyclone Aila that hit the South Western Part of Bangladesh on May 25 2009. Reliving the day, Jamila ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: COP21, UNFCCC, negotiations, reflection
Reflections from COP21, Monday 7th December Bharadwaj Kummamuru from the World Bioenergy Association, and nrg4SD and The Climate Group give their reflections on the start of the second week of COP21. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: Mary Robinson, gender, climate change, climate justice, COP21
Women must have a seat at the climate table Mary Robinson, from the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice emphasises the need for women’s meaningful participation in all aspects of climate decision-making. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, COP21, International Federation of Medical Students' Associations, youth, health professionals
Medical students: climate change policy nerds or hardline lobbyists? Alice McGushin from the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations describes her first COP experience and why climate ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: WHO, UNFCCC, health, government, COP21
WHO/UNFCCC climate and health country profiles provide evidence on the health impacts of climate change to empower governments to take action WHO draw attention to the constructive role that Health Country ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: REDD+, UNFCCC, human rights, indigenous peoples, deforestation, COP21
Deforestation and climate change: Why rights-based approaches to mitigation matter Francesco Martone from the Forest Peoples Programme calls for a human rights based approach to addressing climate change, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 21 - Paris
Tags: side events calendar, cop21, Paris
COP21 side events calendar Date Time Venue Title Organisers Friday 11th December 11:30—13:00 Observer rm 01  Shaping effective climate risk management: ... [ +++ ]