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Cities – including their governments, inhabitants, communities and commercial and industrial actors – are essential to building a renewables-based economy, and their active participation is critical to define and implement a system-wide energy transition at the local, national and global levels. REN21’s Renewables in Cities 2021 Global Status Report provides and overview of trends and developments of renewable energy in cities, examiningurban policy landscapes, market and infrastructure developments, investment trends and opportunities for citizen participation.

CTCN Climate Youth Innovation Labs
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April 22, 2021 – On Earth Day, eleven selected startups from Africa and Asia Pacific will be pitching their technology solutions for enhanced climate action across the two regions. The UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), in partnership with SAFEEM and Seedstars, will host the Youth Climate Innovation Lab Demo Day.

Mali
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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking proposals to provide technical support to Mali on the definition, selection, development and deployment of an
agrometeorological information system to improve crop management.

Deadline for applications: 5 May 2021, 17:00 (Vienna time)

Please see more information in the documents attached below. 

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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking proposals to assist Congo to prepare a study on the identification and evaluation of technologies and industrial processes used in cement producing industries.

Deadline for applications: 5 May 2021, 17:00 (Vienna time)

Please see more information in the documents attached below. 

CTCN
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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is looking for a Climate change mitigation and adaptation specialist, Latin America & Caribbean (LAC).

Deadline for applications: 14 April 2021

Location: Mexico City, Mexico

In this position, the specialist will provide services for the operationalization of the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), and will work in close coordination with the CTCN Director and the Regional Manager in the LAC region. 

In particular, he/she will: 

Adaptation
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April 6th - 12 PM (GMT-5)

CTCN
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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) organized two webinars to share early lessons from the first call for submission of applications to the Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator (AFCIA) programme. The third webinar for Africa is planned later in May.

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On February 11, the RCC St. George’s and Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) co-organized an interactive webinar titled “Technical assistance for climate action in Caribbean countries – CTCN and AFCIA.” The CTCN is the operational arm of the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism, and is hosted by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

Nigeria transport
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The transport sector contributes to the 28.4 % of total GHG emissions in Nigeria, the second largest contributor after the energy industries(40.7%). Among the six key transportation activities of road, rail, pipelines, water and air transport services, and post and courier services, the road transport takes up the most significant portion. The country has the largest road network in West Africa although still connection has not been perfect throughout the country.

Chile
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EVENTO REGIONAL DE CIERRE

Asistencia técnica del CTCN sobre la “Evaluación del estado actual de la Economía Circular para el desarrollo de una hoja de ruta para Brasil, Chile, México y Uruguay”

9 de diciembre de 2020

8:30 AM - 11:00 AM (AST)