UNFCCC

Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: human rights, climate justice, indigenous peoples, clean development mechanism, transparency, UNFCCC, COP20
... said Weni Bagama an indigenous leader of the Ngäbe community. On Human Rights Day, more than 200 organisations have signed a letter calling upon Parties to the UNFCCC to: adopt urgent and ambitious ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 7 - Climate and Gender
Tags: women’s empowerment, gender equity, UNFCCC, COP20, mitigation, adaptation, capacity building, sustainable development
Gender in the climate negotiations – moving from a side issue to a common thread Stéphane Pouffary and Heather Rogers from ENERGIES 2050 summarise the significant progress made in recent years to address ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 08 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 7 - Climate and Gender
Tags: women’s empowerment, gender equality, UNFCCC, sustainable development, participation, 2015 climate change agreement, Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action
Time to act: Let’s make this the century of women’s empowerment and rights UN Women’s Verona Collantes underscores the need for the climate agreement in 2015 to sufficiently reflect the full range of ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 08 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 7 - Climate and Gender
Tags: women, gender equality, UNFCCC, COP20, agriculture, development, participation
... 2007, the gender community has risen to the challenge to the point where gender seems to be a fixture on the climate change agenda. To get to this point has not been easy, and we still have a long way ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 08 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 7 - Climate and Gender
Tags: women, gender equality, UNFCCC, COP20, 2015 climate change agreement, Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action, participation
Gender equality in a new climate agreement Linda Siegele and Christoph Schwarte from the Legal Response Initiative outline their suggestions for approaching gender issues within the UNFCCC negotiations. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: Subsidiary Board of Implementation, UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol, Bali Action Plan, YOUNGO, Doha Amendment, Green Climate Fund
Reflections from COP20 and the Global Landscapes Forum Luciano Frontelle and Milena Rettondini from the Youth Press Centre highlight the messages that YOUNGO delivered to negotiators on Friday, and Johanna ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: Subsidiary Board of Implementation, UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol, Bali Action Plan, YOUNGO, Doha Amendment, Green Climate Fund
Reflections from COP20, Day 5 Luciano Frontelle and Milena Rettondini, Youth Press Centre The Subsidiary Board of Implementation (SBI) – created to support the work of the United Nations Framework ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, climate change, children, youth, students, education, UNFCCC, COP20, advocacy
... climate change and health are intrinsically linked. Health was only mentioned once in the 200 page draft agreement proposed at COP15 in Copenhagen in 2009, and only one per cent of the global climate funds ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 05 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: gender equality, forests, Mexico, UNFCCC, COP20
Mexico as a shining example of gender and forest policy Lorena Aguilar from the IUCN Global Gender Office presents Mexico as a leading example of successes in mainstreaming gender into national policies ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: youth, intergenerational solidarity, COP20, UNFCCC
Reflections from COP20, Day 4 Atâyi Babs from the Climate and Sustainable Development Network of Nigeria reflects on his experience with African civil society groups at COP20, and Daniele Savietto and ... [ +++ ]
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