Paris

Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: UN Women, UNFCCC, Paris Agreement, Green Climate Fund, gender, finance
Statement by UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on the adoption of the Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, insurance, 1.5 degree target, global capital markets, investment
In search of perfection: Effective implementation of the Paris deal Steve Waygood from Aviva Investors proposes that the international accord reached in Paris is a game changer for climate change action. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degrees celcius, outcome, business, national governments
COP21 success? Andrea Karpati from Climate-KIC underlines that only our actions will tell whether COP21 has been a success and emphasises the importance of innovation in finding the solutions to tackle ... [ +++ ]
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 Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: local action, cities, finance, Lima Paris Action Agenda
Recipe for successful local action against climate change Joost Venken, the Deputy Mayor of Hasselt, Belgium stresses the importance of cities in the fight against climate change and calls on national ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: 1.5 degrees, climate justice, ambition, China, United States, carbon, Paris Agreement
The Paris Agreement: Climate Ambition, Climate Justice Alvin Leong from the Pace Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies welcomes the agreement but argues that in achieving a political consensus, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degrees, ghg emissions, aspirational goal, INDCs
Negotiating the survival threshold: 1.5°C to stay alive Jacqueline Fa’amatuainu from the University of Auckland discusses the role of the Alliance of Small Island States in the negotiations and says ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degree lmit, loss and damage, adaptation, human rights
Historic climate deal signals hope for the poor, but its significance hangs on the actions that follow Sven Harmeling from CARE International gives a breakdown of the major components of the Paris Agreement ... [ +++ ]
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 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: ... [ +++ ]