Representatives of 16 countries attended the 11-13 July Regional Forum for National Designated Entities in Asia organized by the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to promote information exchange and capacity building on climate technologies and finance.
- Type:EventDate:Sunday, July 10, 2016 - Tuesday, July 12, 2016 Europe/CopenhagenCountry:Thailand
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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), together with the Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN), organized a workshop in order to develop and strengthen the regional network of National Designated Entities (NDEs) and their relationship with small and medium enterprises and clean energy technology stakeholders.
The two day workshop aimed to identify matchmaking opportunities and follow-up actions through the CTCN for clean technology investments in South East Asia.
- Type:WebinarDate and time:Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - Wednesday, August 5, 2015 Europe/CopenhagenOrganiser:
This webinar will provide an overview of impact and relevance of energy consumption in the building sector in global scenario and its potential to mitigate climate change.
- Type:WebinarDate and time:Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - Wednesday, February 11, 2015 Europe/ParisOrganiser:
This webinar addresses the climate change and development challenges of urban transportation and how the transportation sector can contribute to mitigation objectives.
GVS offers the next level in environmental-protection services-providing real-time tracking and mapping of man-made and natural sources of air pollution. We provide clients with our patented and field-proven hyperspectral imaging (HSI) technology. We also offer a comprehensive and modular air-pollution product suite which can easily be installed and integrated into the infrastructure of wireless base stations. The main product of the company is an online station which allows clients to monitor and track urban air pollution on a 24/7 basis.
BEL is a world specialist manufacturer and vendor of membranes composite made PRESSURE VESSELS and other equipments for the water industry. BEL offers worldwide sales and support services from 2 manufacturing plants in Spain and Israel and regional logistics centres in the US and Singapore.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:United KingdomRelation to CTCN:Network Member
Jeremy Benn Associates Ltd (trading as JBA Consulting and referred to as JBA) is a specialist water and environmental consultancy founded in 1995. JBA now employs 450 permanent staff in 18 ffices in the UK, Ireland, Singapore, Australia and Cambodia. The firm is a wholly owned part of JBA Group, a UK private limited company owned by its employees. The company typically undertakes 1,200 projects/year ranging from 1-2 week commissions to multi-year, multi-million $ frameworks.
PFAN Call for Proposals: Project Development and Financing Initiative for Climate & Clean Energy in AsiaType:NewsPublication date:
The Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN) provides guidance in areas such as economic feasibility, project structure, investment and financing, preparation of the business plan and introductions to investors. PFAN is one of few actors in this space addressing barriers to climate finance at the small and medium enterprises (SME) level in developing countries and emerging economies on demand and supply sides, i.e., shortage of bankable projects on the demand side and ability to assess risk and conservative lending culture on the supply side.
The main objective of land claim is neither erosion nor storm reduction. The aim of land claim is instead, to create new land from areas that were previously below high tide. However, if land claim is designed with the potential impacts of climate change in mind, measures can be taken to reduce the exposure of these areas to coastal flooding. For example, in Singapore and Hong Kong, there are enforced minimum reclamation levels to account for future SLR.