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A new marketplace for energy efficiency

Mission Efficiency presents a marketplace to increase investments, and a new narrative for energy efficiency

November 21st, 2022

Global community of practice for Article 6 launched

the SPAR6C project has launched a new community for countries to share experiences on implementing Article 6 of the Paris Agreement

November 17th, 2022

Ghana’s e-mobility on the move

COP27 side event focused on new policies and partnerships for e-mobility, backed by a new inter-Ministerial collaboration supported by UNEP and the UNEP Copenhagen Climate Centre.

November 11th, 2022

African school age children gathering around a sub saharian village faucet, Riccardo Mayer, Shutterstock

How to meet the needs for climate technology transfer

Research from UNEP Copenhagen Climate Centre points to ways to enable future climate action

November 4th, 2022

Adaptation Gap Report: Adapting to climate change must become a global priority

The 2022 Adaptation Gap Report estimates costs are five to ten times greater than current finance flows to developing countries. Unprecedented political will and long-term investments are urgently needed

November 3rd, 2022

The Climate Technology Progress Report

Insights on technology transfer and development and clarity on gaps and enablers in amplifying climate action.

November 1st, 2022

Preparation for Article 6 in Pakistan

UNEP Copenhagen Climate Centre joined SPAR6C inception mission to Islamabad, to assess local needs and map existing efforts on carbon trading.

October 31st, 2022

Emissions Gap Report 2022: The closing window

Inadequate progress on climate action makes rapid transformation of societies only option. Climate pledges leave the world on track for a temperature rise of 2.4-2.6°C by the end of this century. Transforming the electricity supply, industry, transport and buildings sectors, and the food and financial systems would help put world on a path to success

October 27th, 2022

Photo credit: Copyright © Edoardo Santangelo (2019) for the Renewable Energy for Refugees (RE4R) project.

Renewable energy for refugees: How to make a difference

A new paper published with Chatham House explores the role and importance of policy and governance and the need to include climate finance in the delivery of sustainable energy for displaced populations

October 6th, 2022

NDC tracking framework links Belize’s climate and sustainable development policies

Addressing gaps and barriers for climate change data to measure and track NDC progress, Belize now has clear roles and responsibilities for MRV, strengthening tools and methods to assess climate policies

September 28th, 2022

ICAT community meeting sept '22

The future of climate action transparency

Meeting recognized how "transparency can make a critical contribution to move global climate change efforts forward and push them to the level needed to avoid the disaster we are at risk of facing"

September 26th, 2022

SG delivers remarks at the closing ceremony of COP21. photo credit_UN Photo_Mark Garten

Supporting Preparedness for Article 6 Cooperation

The new SPAR6C project will enhance participation in Paris Agreement carbon markets and share experiences on Article 6 globally.

September 23rd, 2022