The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties decided to exceptionally renew its memorandum of understanding with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) regarding the hosting of the UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) for a further five-year period. The CTCN is the implementation arm of the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism. The decision took place at COP 26 and is set to take effect on February 23rd.
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking experts for the following technical assistance projects:
This report on emerging climate technology analyses a group of preselected key emerging primary energy supply, transformation, and storage technologies. It elaborates on elements that may affect their successful deployment, commercialization, and long-term sustainability.
The Asia Regional Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) Clinic is a 4-part virtual event series designed as a platform to present common challenges faced by Asian countries when implementing NDC actions at the sector level. It is run as a series of clinic sessions, with support from regional and international experts, where technical sectoral issues can be presented and discussed in order to identify policy, technological and financial solutions.
12 new institutions joined the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) in December. Through its Network, the CTCN mobilises policy and technical expertise to deliver technology solutions, capacity building and implementation advice to developing countries. The Centre also serves as a platform for Network members to share their solutions and experience via the CTCN Knowledge Portal, Network member hosted webinars, relevant trainings, networking and events such as the CTCN Regional Forums.
Wednesday, 19 January 2022 |10:00 – 11:15 GMT+4 |, Dubai Exhibition Centre – Break-out – 2A Suite | Online
The UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is seeking:
- Senior Climate Technology Specialist, the deadline for applications 27 January 2022
The UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) connects countries to climate technology solutions. The video presents key trends and the results from 2021 on scaling up climate action through technology transfer.
An increasing number of green finance measures are being adopted around the world by policymakers and regulators in a shift toward green finance policy and regulation that goes beyond market-driven solutions.
New figures show that there are some 684 national and sub-national policy and regulatory measures on green finance in place in 100 developed and developing countries. This represents a 264% increase since 2015.
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) continues its Youth Climate Innovation Labs, which took place already in Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.