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  • CTCN Regional Forum for NDEs from West Asia

    Type: 
    Event
    Date:
    Sunday, April 3, 2016 - Monday, April 4, 2016 Europe/Copenhagen
    Country:
    Egypt

    The CTCN hosted a Regional Forum for National Designated Entities under the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) from West Asia. The Forum was held on 3-4  April 2016 in Cairo, Egypt. 

    The CTCN Forum was an occasion to develop and strengthen the regional network of NDEs and their relationship with other technology stakeholders, with a view to identify matchmaking opportunities to secure funding for follow-up actions to CTCN requests or other climate technology activities.

  • 2014-2015 Global food policy report

    Type: 
    Publication
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    This 2014–2015 Global Food Policy Report is the fourth in an annual series that provides a comprehensive overview of major food policy developments and events. In this report, distinguished researchers, policymakers, and practitioners review what happened in food policy in 2014 at the global, regional, and national levels, and—supported by the latest knowledge and research—explain why. This year’s report is the first to also look forward a year, offering analysis of the potential opportunities and challenges that we will face in achieving food and nutrition security in 2015.

  • How to build resilience to conflict: The role of food security

    Type: 
    Publication
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    This Food Policy Report explains why there is a need to place even higher priority on food security-related policies and programs in conflict-prone countries, and offers insights for policymakers regarding how to do so. To understand the relationship between conflict and food security, this report builds a new conceptual framework of food security and applies it to four case studies on Egypt, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen.

  • 2012 Global food policy report

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date:

    This 2012 Global Food Policy Report is the second in an annual series that provides an in-depth look at major food policy developments and events. Initiated in response to resurgent interest in food security, the series offers a yearly overview of the food policy developments that have contributed to or hindered progress in food and nutrition security. It reviews what happened in food policy and why, examines key challenges and opportunities, shares new evidence and knowledge, and highlights emerging issues.

  • Regional developments

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date:

    In addition to global events and food policy changes, 2015 also saw important developments with potentially wide repercussions in individual countries and regions. This chapter offers perspectives on major food policy developments across the major regions: Africa, the Middle East and North Africa, Central Asia, South Asia, East Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean.

  • Impact of biomass in Egypt on climate change

    Type: 
    Publication
    Publication date:
    Objective:

    This paper quantifies the biomass resources in Egypt generated from different waste resources. Although Egypt is not under any specific emission reduction or limitation targets under the Kyoto Protocol, its national plans have included mitigation measures to reduce emissions. The paper looks at the efforts made by Egypt to reduce its contribution to global greenhouse gas emissions through the Kyoto Protocol’s clean development mechanism (CDM).

  • CTCN Regional Forum for National Designated Entities from West Asia

    Type: 
    News
    Publication date:
    Objective:

    The CTCN hosted the Regional Forum for West Asia, on 3-4 April 2016 in Cairo, Egypt. This event provided an opportunity to the CTCN National Designated Entities (NDEs) and Network members based in West Asia to interact and strengthen their relationship with other technology stakeholders, with a view to identify matchmaking opportunities to secure funding for follow-up actions to CTCN requests or other climate technology activities.