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Capacity building and training

  • CTCN Regional Forum for NDEs of Asian Countries

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    02 - 03 September 2019
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    The new Technology Framework and the need for accelerated actions was the focus of the CTCN Asia Regional Forum held 2 to 3 September, 2019 in Bangkok Thailand.  As expressed by Mr. Ping Zhong, CTCN Advisory Board Member, ‘We see fires in the Amazon and Siberia, record breaking temperatures in Western Europe and the Arctic Circle. These facts demonstrate that climate change isn’t a threat, it’s a reality.’

  • Regional Technical Expert Meetings: Decentralized solutions for smart energy and water use in the agri-food chain

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    06 September 2019
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    The Asia-Pacific Regional Technical Expert Meeting (TEM) was convened on the theme of Decentralized Solutions for Smart Energy and Water Use in the Agri-Food Chain organized by UNFCCC secretariat in collaboration with Technology Executive Committee and the Climate Technology Centre and Network. To set the scene, Mr. Ovais Sarmand, Deputy Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC, reminded participants of the ‘climate emergency and the criticality of climate action…to raise ambition and mobilize stakeholders to build momentum for concrete action’.

  • CTCN incubator programme in Timor Leste

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    10 - 12 October 2018
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    CTCN organised a 3-days incubator consultation workshop 10-12 October 2018 in Díli, Timor Leste to support Timor Leste in reaching their Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) adaptation and mitigation targets through the deployment of climate technologies. The consultations were facilitated by the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT).

  • CTCN Event: Accelerating Clean Energy Transformation in Partnership with the Private Sector

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    17 June 2019
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    The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), with support from the European Commission and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan, organized a Deep Dive Workshop on Accelerating Clean Energy Transformation in Partnership with the Private Sector at the Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF) 2019.  The Forum took place on 17 – 21 June 2019, and the CTCN workshop will be on Monday, 17 June 2019 in Manila, Philippines.

  • Focal Point and Expert Meeting on Green Technology and Access to Sustainable Financing in the Arab Region

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    04 - 06 March 2019
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    The Climate Technology Centre Network (CTCN) and the Economic Commission for Western Asia (ECWA) Technology Centre (ETC) in cooperation with the National Council for Scientific Research (CNRS) in Lebanon organized a meeting to support countries to access technical and financial opportunities in the Arab region. The meeting was attended by 51 representatives from 15 ESCWA member countries from academia, research institutions, ministries, industry, NGOs, international and regional organizations. 

  • CTCN Training Workshop on Technologies to Enhance and Monitor Soil Carbon for African Countries

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    12 - 14 December 2018
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    The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) organized a three-day capacity development workshop on technologies for soil carbon enhancement in African Countries, in partnership with the International Centre for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF), a CTCN consortium partner. The workshop presented a collection of pertinent technologies and practices intended at enhancing soil carbon and having strong potential for low emission development and climate resilience in several African countries.