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  • New CTCN Consultancy Job Opening

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    News
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    The CTCN is currently seeking a consultant to support the coordination of its technical assistance activities related to climate change mitigation. The assignment will be located in the headquarters of the CTCN at the UN City in Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • UNEP DTU Partnership

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    Organisation
    Knowledge partner
    Country of registration:
    Denmark
    Relation to CTCN:
    Consortium Partner
    Knowledge Partner

    UNEP DTU Partnership (formerly UNEP Risø Centre) is a UNEP collaborating centre operating under a tripartite agreement between Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Denmark, UNEP and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), and is a leading international research and advisory institution on climate, energy and sustainable development.

  • Shifting diets: Toward a sustainable food future

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    Publication
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    A global convergence toward Western-style diets that are high in calories, protein, and animal-based foods poses challenges for food security and sustainability. To quantify the benefits of shifting these consumers to more sustainable diets, several possible diet shifts are modeled. A framework is proposed to tackle the crucial question of how to shift people’s diets through the retail and food services sector.

  • 2015 Nutrition country profile: Denmark

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    Publication
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    The 193 individual country profiles capture the status and progress of all UN Member States, and the 80+ indicators include a wealth of information on child, adolescent and adult anthropometry and nutritional status, in addition to intervention coverage, food supply, economics, and demography. This tool is particularly useful for nutrition champions at the country-level, as it presents a wide range of evidence needed to assess country progress in improving nutrition and nutrition-related outcomes.

  • Synergies between Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

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    This working paper discusses the interplay between energy efficiency improvements and the deployment of renewable energy technologies.

    It argues that if the respective potentials in these two fields are combined, total global energy demand can be reduced by up to a quarter by 2030. Energy efficiency measures would account for half to three-quarters of the total energy savings, with renewables delivering the rest.

  • Korea contributes to support technology transfer in developing countries

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    News
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    The Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning is contributing one billion South Korean won to support technology transfer initiatives of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN). The Centre is a key institution in helping nations to implement their climate change commitments under the Paris Agreement.