civil society

Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 9 - Mountains, Water and Oceans
Tags: education, sustainable development, civil society, COP20, YOUNGO, UNFCCC, Poland, Peru, youth, people’s climate march, climate justice, human rights, indigenous peoples
Reflections from COP20, Day 9 Dutch Youth Representative on Sustainable Development to the UN, Soscha de la Fuente highlights education as critical to addressing climate change and Serena Boccardo and ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: education, sustainable development, civil society, COP20, YOUNGO, UNFCCC, Poland, Peru, youth, people’s climate march, climate justice, human rights, indigenous peoples
Reflections from COP20, Day 9 Soscha de la Fuente, Dutch Youth Representative on Sustainable Development to the UN One of the big surprises for youth at this COP has been the Ministerial Declaration ... [ +++ ]
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 Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: climate finance, public sector, private sector, civil society, mitigation, adaptation, Climate Technology Initiative, Private Finance Advisory Network
... estimates are US$400 to $1,200 billion for climate mitigation and US$50 to $170 billion for adaptation. Sustainable energy finance is included in these climate finance estimates, with annual estimates ... [ +++ ]
Created on Saturday, 29 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: civil society, cop20, lima, climate change, divestment, climate action
The vital voice of civil society The UNFCCC’s Nick Nuttall discusses the important role of civil society in the climate negotiations and in spurring action on the ground.       The vital ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 28 May 2010 / Blog
Tags: green economy, earth summit, rio +20, Commission on Sustainable Development, Prep Com 1, sustainable development, civil society, Southern, global change, poverty alleviation, global investment, green ...
The choice of the 'green economy' as one of the main themes for the next world Earth Summit (Rio +20) seemed to appeal to a range of governments on the basis that it could provide an optimistic and forward ... [ +++ ]