22nd CTCN Advisory Board Meeting

UN campus in Bonn. Photo: CTCN
22 September 2023 - 10:00 am > 27 September 2023 - 7:00 pm CEST
Climate Technology Centre and Network

The CTCN is accountable to the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the UNFCCC through the CTCN Advisory Board. The Advisory Board meets twice per year and provides direction on the CTCN’s fulfillment of the COP’s guidance. The upcoming 22nd Advisory Board meeting of the UN Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN) will take place on 25-27 September 2023, bringing together members in a hybrid format of in-person and virtual participation (the link to the live stream of the Advisory Board meeting will be added shortly).

This 22nd Advisory Board meeting is organized in conjunction with the 27th meeting of the Technology Executive Committee and the Joint session of the Technology Executive Committee and the Advisory Board of the Climate Technology Centre & Network.


22 September 2023 - The  recording of the Joint session of the Technology Executive Committee (TEC) and the CTCN Advisory Board, can be found here

25-27 September 2023 - The 22nd CTCN Advisory Board Meeting meeting in Bonn, Germany.

Day 1 recording can be found here

Day 2 recording can be found here

Day 3 recording can be found here


Day 1

4.1 - Overview of the relevant outcomes related to the Technology Mechanism of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation 58, including technology components of the Global Stocktake

4.2 - Update on the work of the TEC and reflections on synergies with the CTCN by TEC Chair 4.3 - Update on the work of the CTCN and reflections on synergies with the TEC by the CTCN AB Chair

5.2 - Gender and climate technology

5.3 - Technology and NDCs

5.4 - Technology roadmaps

5.5 - Digitalization: concept notes for joint work on green technology databases and distributed ledgers and the Technology Mechanism Initiative on Artificial Intelligence for Climate Action

7.1 - Update on joint outreach and engagement with partners and technology stakeholders, and private sector including under the ‘artificial intelligence for climate action’ initiative

7.2 - Report on the NDE forum held during the UNFCCC Africa Climate Week, and planned joint activities in other regional climate weeks

7.3 - Technology Mechanism events and engagements at COP 28

8 - Monitoring and evaluation

Day 2

17.1. Technology Executive Committee, update on its activities

17.2. The Adaptation Committee, update on its activities

17.4. The Global Environment Facility (GEF), update on its activities. The Green Climate Fund (GCF), update on its activities

19. Operationalisation of the CTCN Programme of Work for 2023-2027


Day 3

20. CTCN technical assistance implementation: National Designated Entities, technical assistance implementors, and Network members shared their experience with CTCN technical assistance projects.

21. Report by the CTCN Secretariat

22. Resource Mobilization and Partnerships

23. Eligibility & Prioritization Criteria for Technical Assistance

Day 4

24. CTCN Gender Policy and Action Plan

25. CTCN Annual Operating Plan and Budget for 2024

26. Monitoring and Evaluation