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CTCN
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8 new institutions joined the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) in April. 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.

CTCN
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The launch of this new USD 10 million pilot small grants programme was announced at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) in Madrid. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)/CTCN and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) administrate the AFCIA and offer technical assistance (UNEP/CTCN) and grant funding (UNDP) to developing countries.

CTCN Climate Youth Innovation Labs
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 On Earth Day, eleven selected startups from Africa and Asia Pacific were 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, hosted the Youth Climate Innovation Lab Demo Day.

CTCN Vietnam
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As in many other Asian countries, Viet Nam's Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) explicitly mentions rice production as one of the targets for mitigation in the agriculture sector.

CTCN
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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
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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. 

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. 

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)

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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.