IPCC

Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 9 - Mountains, Water and Oceans
Tags: carbon capture and storage, UNFCCC, COP20, ecosystems, coral reefs, IPCC
UNFCCC is a death sentence for coral reefs and low islands: The down to earth solution to reverse climate change Thomas J. Goreau from the Global Coral Reef Alliance issues a warning to participants ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, food security, agriculture, Brazil, resilience, WHO, IPCC
Climate change and health vulnerability: Is there food security in Brazil? Diego Ramos and Vital Ribeiro from Projeto Hospitais Saudáveis explore the impacts of climate change on food and agriculture ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: local communities, IPCC, REDD+, forests, climate change adaptation, climate change mitigation, land use change
The IPCC Fifth Assessment Report and forest-based communities: Five reasons why we need to connect the dots Regan Suzuki Pairojmahakij from the Centre for People and Forests presents five reasons for ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: agriculture, food security, IPCC, UNFCCC, social empowerment, sustainability, partnership, climate change mitigation
Addressing the world’s third largest sector for greenhouse gases The Gold Standard’s Pieter van Midwoud presents their new Agriculture Standards that encourage reductions in greenhouse gas emissions ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: business, IPCC, agriculture, farmers, supply chain, climate change adaptation, consumers, producers
Sustainable agriculture: make climate change your business Nicolas Mounard from Twin and Twin Trading discusses the need for a holistic approach to partnerships along the value chain, highlighting the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: IPCC, COP20, climate science, capacity building, carbon capture and storage, civil society
Reflections from COP20, Day 3 Serena Boccardo and Edoardo Quatrale from the Youth Press Agency and Tom Harrisson from Goldsmiths College, University of London provide their reflections on side events ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: IPCC, COP20, climate science, capacity building, carbon capture and storage, civil society
Reflections from COP20, Day 3 Serena Boccardo and Edoardo Quatrale, Youth Press Agency Bridging the gap between scientific knowledge and community awareness is one of the challenging tasks of COP20. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: loss and damage, IPCC, migration, refugees, COP20, international law, human rights
Loss and damage and climate migration Vositha Wijenayake from Climate Action Network South Asia examines the issue of climate change induced migration, calling for reforms in laws and policies to ensure ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: IPCC, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Fifth Assessment Report, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, impacts, vulnerability, climate science
... Report of 2001 provided further information relevant to the development of the UNFCCC and the Kyoto Protocol. The Fourth, Climate change 2007, paid greater attention to the integration of climate change ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: Common but Differentiated Responsibilities, equity, IPCC, Ad Hoc Working Group, ADP, Durban Platform for Enhanced Action
Operationalising equity: The changing nature of the Common but Differentiated Responsibilities principle in the lead up to COP20  Ian Lieblich from Global Voices highlights the need for all countries ... [ +++ ]