collaboration

Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: partnership, collaboration, transparency, UNFCCC, accountability, climate action, resilience, non-state and subnational action
NAZCA Portal: Capturing and catalysing climate action at all levels A group of experts explore the newly launched NAZCA Climate Action Portal, and present recommendations for further developing the platform, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: aviation, greenhouse gas emissions, collaboration, partnership, technology, fossil fuels
Emissions from aviation: How to move forward? Ernesto Roessing Neto from the Institute for European Studies and Universidade do Estado do Amazonas examines the contribution of the aviation industry to ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: cities, mayors, local authorities, collaboration, partnership, UNFCCC, COP20, resilience
... of Mayors initiative, officially launched by the European Commission in 2008, has today exceeded all the initial expectations and has expanded far beyond the EU borders. This initiative includes today ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 9 - Mountains, Water and Oceans
Tags: mountains, ecosystems, partnership, collaboration, COP20, resilience
Mountaineers, sustainable development and climate change: connecting the dots towards a common interest Carolina Adler from the Mountain Protection Commission of the International Mountaineering and ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: UNFCCC, COP20, collaboration, REDD+, environmental policy, human rights, forests, indigenous peoples, communities, safeguards
It takes a village Allison Silverman from the Center for International Environmental Law discusses the need for partnership and collaboration to address the remaining gaps in implementing a truly effective ... [ +++ ]
Created on Saturday, 06 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: healthcare, partnership, public health, collaboration, resilience, risk
Climate change and health: Improving the ability of healthcare to cope using risk-based partnership approaches Stephen Leyshon and Bobbie Ray-Sannerud from DNV GL Strategic Research and Innovation explore ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: forests, REDD+, UNFCCC, deforestation, collaboration, partnership
... clearing. In the latter case, forests are often the major source of GHG emissions in developing countries. To address emissions arising from forestry, Brazilian scientists proposed in 2003 a mechanism ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: REDD+, forests, UNFCCC, collaboration, partnership, Cambodia, accountability, transparency
Cambodian definitions of effective, efficient and equitable REDD+ Pheakkdey Nguon from Clark University discusses the effectiveness, efficiency and equity of REDD+, and summarises the views of Cambodian ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: digital revolution, green revolution, food security, science, agriculture, technology, collaboration, partnership
What would the father of the Green Revolution tell the world at COP20? Julie Borlaug from the Norman E. Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture reflects on the work of her grandfather, Normal ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: green business, innovation, smart investment, UNFCCC, climate change mitigation, collaboration, partnership, private sector, regulation
How to involve business in climate change? Radboud University’s Heleen de Coninck explores the role of the private sector in the UNFCCC context, and offers insights on how to better encourage businesses ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: Renewable energy, South Africa, green economy, energy infrastructure, collaboration
... become more competitive in relation to other energy sources, they create another opportunity to attract additional investments in favour of a greener economy. In 2008, South Africa experienced a game-changing ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: Fuel efficiency, partnership, collaboration, Climate Summit, Sustainable Development Goals, efficiency standards
Fuelling the debate Avi Silverman of the FIA Foundation highlights the potential for improving fuel efficiency standards and the encouraging work of the Global Fuel Economy Initiative.     Fuelling ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 2 - Climate and Energy
Tags: Electricity, cooperation, collaboration, renewable energy, smart grid, energy markets, energy security, transparency
People power International Energy Consultant, David Robinson, details the complexities of electricity generation, and calls for a people-centred participatory approach to powering our future, involving ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: climate finance, UNFCCC, transparency, collaboration, partnership, climate change mitigation
The challenge of climate finance Shannon Orr from Bowling Green State University highlights four key aspects of climate finance that are critical to the success of climate change action and mitigation. ... [ +++ ]