The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) presented its support mechanism at a workshop “Private Sector Contribution to Climate Change Adaptation” dedicated to the stakeholders from Bangladesh and Viet Nam. The workshop was organised on 9th February 2021 (for Bangladesh) and on 2nd March 2021 (for Viet Nam) by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI).
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking experts for the implementation of the following technical assistance:
On international Women’s Day, we celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Gender-Just Climate Solutions Awards programme hosted by the UNFCCC Women and Gender Constituency (WGC). For the last three years, the CTCN has collaborated with the WGC to provide capacity development and mentoring support to the winners of this programme as well as other organisations addressing gender and climate change. To capture the transformative outcomes achieved by award winners and capacity building participants, an impact review has recently been completed.
5 new institutions joined the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) in January. Through its Network, the CTCN mobilises policy and technical expertise to deliver technology solutions, capacity building and implementation advice to developing countries. Network members gain pre-qualification to compete for CTCN technical assistance contracts.
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) supported Tonga in drafting and adopting its Energy Efficiency Master Plan as part of the technical assistance.
Since its launch in 2009 Sankalp Forum – an Intellecap Initiative – has created an eco-system of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, multilateral and policymakers who are committed to furthering the cause of development through entrepreneurship and innovation. Sankalp Forum has grown to become a collaborative network of over 100,000 stakeholders globally through a year-round calendar of initiatives across South Asia, South-East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.
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UN Climate Change today published the Initial NDC Synthesis Report, showing nations must redouble efforts and submit stronger, more ambitious national climate action plans in 2021 if they’re to achieve the Paris Agreement goal of limiting global temperature rise by 2°C—ideally 1.5°C—by the end of the century.
A pre-event of the World Circular Economy Forum + Climate (WCEF+Climate)
Co-hosted by the EU Delegation and the Permanent Missions of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Singapore, Kenya and Finland
25 February 2021, 9.00h EST
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking proposals to provide technical support to the implementation of an integrated project Water-Energy-Livestock for the dairy value chain in the municipalities of Pette and Wina - North Cameroon.
Deadline for applications: 18 March 2021, 17:00 Vienna time
Please see more information in the documents attached below.
The technology framework adopted at the Climate Change Conference in Katowice provides overarching guidance to the work of the UNFCCC Technology Executive Committee (TEC) while serving the Paris Agreement and recognizes that there is a pressing need to accelerate and strengthen technological innovation so that it can transfer environmentally and socially sound, cost-effective and better-performing climate technologies on a larger and more widespread scale.