The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) promotes accelerated, diversified and scaled-up transfer of environmentally sound technologies for climate change mitigation and adaptation, in developing countries, in line with their sustainable development priorities. As defined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) climate technologies cover any piece of equipment, technique, practical knowledge or skills for performing a particular activity that can be used to face climate change.
To stimulate technology cooperation and enhance the development and transfer of technologies to developing country parties at their request.
Our main functions
- We manage requests from developing country NDEs and deliver responses
- We foster collaboration and access to information and knowledge to accelerate climate technology transfer
- We strengthen networks, partnerships and capacity building for climate technology transfer