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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) organized the regional forum for the National Designated Entities (NDEs) in the Latin America and the Caribbean region (LAC). This year, the CTCN will structure its regional forum according to the five key themes of the Technology Framework: innovation; implementation; enabling environment; collaboration and stakeholder engagement; and support.

Please see the recorded event here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQcv-FYQLLY

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The “Technology Needs Assessment for the Implementation of Climate Action Plans in Brazil (TNA_ BRAZIL)” project aims to strengthen the technical capacity of the Brazilian government through the development of a comprehensive assessment of technology needs for the implementation of climate action plans in Brazil, aimed at providing subsidies for decision making to support the GHG mitigation targets under Brazil’s Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) and the country’s strategy for the Green Climate Fund (GCF).

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in chaired a virtual conference of global leaders on ways for inclusive green recovery from the COVID-19 crisis and the longer-term goal of carbon neutrality, his office said.

Commencing the Leaders' Dialogue forum, streamed live on the second day of the two-day P4G Seoul Summit, Moon proposed that the international community strengthen cooperation with a focus on technology, financial resources and capacity building in order to achieve an inclusive green recovery.

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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking:

CTCN Youth Engagement Consultant

The consultant will support the Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN) with outreach and engagement with regard to youth. In particular he/she will engage in:

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Are you leading a gender-responsive climate initiative that fosters women’s empowerment and a healthy environment? Then apply to Gender Just Climate Solutions Awards. The winners will receive a small grant, travel for one representative to attend the Awards Ceremony held at @UNFCCC #COP26 in Glasgow this November 2021; and access to a mentoring programme to up-scale and replicate their project by the UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN).

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: SATURDAY, JULY 31TH, 2021 23:00 EST

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After securing funding from the Green Climate Fund, SONEDE is planning to overhaul efficiency in its network with smart water network technologies.

Tunisia is looking to radically overhaul the energy footprint of its national water utility after kicking off a development finance-backed efficiency programme. The Green Climate Fund has approved a request for technical assistance from the Société Nationale d’Exploitation et de Distribution des Eaux (Sonede) for the implementation of a smart water network pilot in the Sousse-Monastir area.

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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking proposals to assist Côte d’Ivoire with the identification and dissemination of technologies and practices for the transition to a circular economy. 

Deadline for applications: 22 June 2021, 17:00 (Vienna time)

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Les “Green Days“ organisé de façon hybride souffleront leur deuxième bougie, forte d’une première édition haute en couleurs. Le petit nouveau dans le paysage du développement durable, l’économie verte et la lutte contre le changement climatique n’a pas encore fini de faire parler de lui.

Pour la deuxième édition, les Green Days deviennent "Green Days Africa" en vue de pouvoir faire participer toute l'Afrique à cet évènement qui promeut l'économie verte.

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The Council's and the European Parliament's negotiators reached a provisional political agreement setting into law the objective of a climate-neutral EU by 2050, and a collective, net greenhouse gas emissions reduction target (emissions after deduction of removals) of at least 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels.

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The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking experts for the implementation of the following technical assistance:

Easily deployable water-filled flood barrier that can be used to prevent damage from flooding and to store water vapor-tight to ensure water availability in times of drought in Burundi