Connecting countries to climate technology solutions
English Arabic Chinese (Simplified) French Russian Spanish Yoruba

All news

Congo
Type: News
Publication date:

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

Identification of a tidal turbine technology for the electrification of small communities in the Republic of Congo

Inger PALO
Type: News
Publication date:

On the occasion of the 21 July launch of the CTCN Partnership and Liaison Office in Songdo, UNEP Executive Director Inger Anderson delivered congratulatory remarks by video. "This new Partnership and Liaison Office will build on the CTCN’s efforts to ensure that countries the world over can access the technologies they need to build energy-efficient, low-carbon and climate-resilient societies."

Watch the recording here.

official PALO
Type: News
Publication date:

UN Climate Technology Centre and Network launches Partnership and Liaison Office in Korea

wind
Type: News
Publication date:
Objective:

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is a United Nations Agency based in Geneva, Switzerland. WIPO supports innovation and leads the development of a balanced and effective international IP system that enables innovation and creativity for the benefit of all.

WIPO GREEN actively promotes environmental friendly technologies and solutions in relation to food security, climate change, and the environment.

Zimbabwe
Type: News
Publication date:

A new article highlighting the Technology Mechanism's contributions to the 56th Sessions of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies in Bonn is now available here. The article highlights two technology topics that were salient at this year's conference: providing technology support to developing countries in implementing their Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and fostering technologies to strengthen coastal and ocean adaptation.

Bonn SBs
Type: News
Publication date:

The 56th Sessions of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies took place from 6 - 16 June 2022, in Bonn, Germany - the first in-person SBs since the beginning of the COVID pandemic. Several new dialogues were introduced based on processes initiated at COP 26 in 2021, including the Glasgow–Sharm el-Sheikh work programme on the global goal on adaptation, the Glasgow Dialogue on loss and damage, the new collective quantified goal on climate finance, and an annual Ocean Dialogue.

METI
Type: News
Publication date:
Objective:

A new report by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) showcases private sector involvement in climate change adaptation activities. As the world has faced increasing extreme weather events and natural disasters that are impacting lives and livelihoods, adaptation measures have become critical to reducing these impacts and preparing for risks.

Delhi
Type: News
Publication date:

Global dependence on fossil fuels in the transport sector has been a key driver of climate change and air pollution. Among countries in South Asia, the Pacific & African Region, motorized transport accounts for a large share of total GHG emissions. The swift replacement of internal combustion engines (ICE Vehicles) with Electric Vehicles (EVs) is imperative to decarbonize the transport sector.

panama
Type: News
Publication date:
Objective:

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

Design of an Adaptation Plan for the Power Generation Sector in Panama 

Deadline: 18 July 2022

Jamaica
Type: News
Publication date:

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

Enhancing multi-scalar mapping and research on food security risk due to the impacts of climate change on rural and urban environments

Deadline: 29 June 2022