CTCN organized its Regional Forum for Nationally Designated Entities of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) on August 20, 2018, in Montevideo, Uruguay, as part of the LAC Climate Week (August 20-23, 2018). Thirty-six participants from 21 countries attended the Forum. CTCN invited NDEs from LAC countries and selected network members. It also supported NDEs to participate in the LAC Climate Week for the full week.
- Type:EventDate:Monday, August 20, 2018 - Monday, August 20, 2018 Europe/CopenhagenCountry:Uruguay
- Type:National PlanType of National plan:Country:Uruguay
Uruguay's INDC covers both mitigation and adaptation components.The mitigation component of Uruguay's INDC is sorted by gases and covers 9 quantitative contributions that can be met with domestic resources and with additional means of implementation, all to be achieved by 2030. The adaptation component of Uruguay's INDC outlines 10 adaptation actions that Uruguay expects to accomplish by 2030, with the support of external means of implementation.See the INDC for more information.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:UruguayRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
FING is the Engineering School of Universidad de la República, the main research and higher education institution in Uruguay. Being a public institution itself, FING has strong links with both private and public institutions, providing advice and applied research services in a wide field of subjects, including but not limited to: Environmental Hydraulics, Water Treatment, Water Management, Early Warning Systems, Natural Hazards Risk Analysis, Climate Change, Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency.