Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants

The Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants ( CCAC ) was launched by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and six countries – Bangladesh , Canada , Ghana , Mexico , Sweden , and the United States – on 16  February 2012 The CCAC aims to catalyze rapid reductions in short-lived climate pollutants to protect human health, agriculture and the environment. To date, more than $ 47 Millions has …

Innovation Mission

Mission Innovation is a global initiative to accelerate public and private clean energy innovation to address climate change , make clean energy to consumers, and create green jobsand commercial opportunities. [1] Foundation It was announced by Bill Gates at COP21 on November 30, 2015, on stage with President Obama , President Holland [2] and Prime Minister Modi . [3]

Breakthrough Energy Coalition

Breakthrough Energy Coalition is a global group of 28 high net worth investors from 10 countries committed to funding clean energy companies from the Innovation Initiative , which was also announced at the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference . [1] History In November 2015, the group annoncé That It Would loved to bolster Governmental support in renewable energy Such as solar energy and wind power to …

2017 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The United Nations Climate Change Conference is an international meeting of political leaders and activists to discuss environmental issues. It was Held at UN Campus in Bonn ( Germany ) from 6-17 November 2017. [1] The conference incorporated the twenty-third Conference of the Parties ( COP23 ), the thirteenth meeting of the Parties for the Kyoto Protocol( CMP13 ) and the second meeting of the parties for the Paris …

2016 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2016 United Nations Climate Change Conference is an international meeting of political leaders and activists to discuss environmental issues. It was held in Marrakech, Morocco on November 7-18, 2016. The conference is the twenty-second Conference of the Parties ( COP22 ), the twelfth meeting of the parties for the Kyoto Protocol ( CMP12 ), and the first meeting of the …

2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference , COP 21 or CMP 11 was held in Paris , France, from 30 November to 12 December 2015. It was the 21st annual session of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 11th session of the Conference of the Parties (CMP) to …

2013 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The United Nations Climate Change Conference , COP19 or CMP9 was held in Warsaw , Poland from 11 to 23 November 2013. This is the 19th annual session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 19) to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ( COP 19). UNFCCC) and the 9th meeting of the Meeting of the Parties (CMP 9) to the …

2012 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The United Nations Climate Change Conference was the 18th annual session of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 8th Session of the Meeting of the Parties (CMP) to the 1997 Kyoto Protocol (the protocol having been developed under the UNFCCC’s charter). The conference took …

2011 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2011 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP17) Was Held in Durban , South Africa, from 28 November to 11 December 2011 to suit les a new treaty to limit carbon emission. [1] A treaty was not established, but the conference agreed to establish a legal binding deal of all countries by 2015, which was to take effect …

2010 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2010 United Nations Climate Change Conference was held in Cancun , Mexico , from 29 November to 10 December 2010. [1] The conference is officially referred to as the 16th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 16) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 6th session of the Conference of the Parties to the …

International Year of Planet Earth

The United Nations General Assembly declared 2008 as the International Year of Planet Earth to increase awareness of the importance of Earth sciences for the advancement of sustainable development . [1] UNESCO was designated as the lead agency. The Year’s activities spanned the three years 2006-2009. [2]

Climate Summit

The Climate Summit 2014 (sometimes aussi Referred to as the Leader’s Climate Summit ) Was a meeting is climate change in New York on September 23, 2014. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon annoncé it in September 2013 and Invited leaders of gouvernements, the private sector, and civil society to take a concrete action towards a low-carbon world.

2008 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2008 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place at the PIF Congress Center, Poznan International Fair (PIF), in Poznań , Poland , between December 1 and December 12, 2008. [1] Representatives from over 180 countries attended along with observers from intergovernmental nongovernmental organizations. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 14) and the 4th Meeting of the Parties to …

2007 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2007 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place at the Bali International Conference Center, Nusa Dua , in Bali , Indonesia , between December 3 and December 15, 2007 (though originally planned to end on 14 December). Representatives from over 180 countries attended, together with observers from intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations. [1] The Conference of the Parties to the United Nations …

United Nations Climate Change conference

The United Nations Climate Change Conferences are held in the framework of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). They serve as the formal meeting of the UNFCCC Parties ( Conference of the Parties , COP) to for Assessment progress in dealing with climate change , and Beginning in the mid-1990s, to negotiate the Kyoto Protocol to suit les …

World People’s Conference on Climate Change

The World People’s Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth was a global gathering of civil society and governments hosted by the Bolivia in Tiquipaya, just outside the city of Cochabamba from April 19-22, 2010. The event was attended by around 30,000 people from over 100 countries, [ citation needed ] and the proceedings were circulatedonline by OneClimate and …

World Climate Change Conference, Moscow

The World Climate Change Conference was held in Moscow from September 29 to October 3, 2003. The initiative of the Conference was taken by Vladimir Putin , President of the Russian Federation. The Conference was convened by the Russian Federation, and supported by international bodies including the United Nations [1] . It should not be confused with the World Climate Conferences .

Vienna Conference (1985)

The Vienna Conference was the first international conference on ozone depletion . It was held in Vienna, Austria in 1985 when a hole in the stratospheric ozone layer was observed in the South Pole marked by increased UV-B infiltration over Antarctica. A ‘hole’, marked by significant drop in ozone molecules in the layer, as wide as that of …

2014 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The United Nations Climate Change Conference , COP20 or CMP10 was held in Lima , Peru , from December 1 to 12, 2014. [1] This was the 20th annual session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 20) to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 10th session of the Meeting of the Parties (CMP 10) to the 1997 Kyoto …

The Ny-Ålesund Symposium

The Ny-Ålesund Symposium is a high-level international event where top researchers and politicians, senior business executives, representatives of NGOs and other decision makers meet to share experiences and to discuss climate change solutions. [1] The topics are related to the challenges of climate change, other environmental issues, and directly related to the Arctic and the …

International Conference on Climate Change

The International Conference on Climate Change is a conference organized by the Heartland Institute which aims to bring together global warming skeptics who “dispute that the science is settled on the causes, consequences, and policy implications of climate change.” [1] [2] [3] The first conference took place in 2008. [4] As at 2017 there have been twelve conferences. Most of the events have been held …

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2015

The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2015 , also known as CHOGM 2015 was the 24th meeting of the heads of government of the Commonwealth of Nations . It was held in Malta from 27 to 29 November. [1] Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena handed the position of Commonwealth Chair-in-Office to Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat at the meeting.

Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions

Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions was a conference on climate change held at the Bella Center by the University of Copenhagen . The event was organized with the assistance of other universities in the International Alliance of Research Universities . The Stated aim of the conference Was to provide “a summary of Existing scientific knowledge two Years After the …

Bali Road Map

After the 2007 United Nations Climate Change Conference on the island Bali in Indonesia in December, 2007 the participante nations adopté the Bali Road Map as a two-year process to Finalizing a binding agreement in 2009 in Copenhagen . The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 13) and the 3rd Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (MOP …

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change: A Scientific Symposium on Stabilization of Greenhouse Gases was a 2005 international conference that examined the relationship between atmospheric greenhouse gas concentration, and the 2 ° C (3.6 ° F) ceiling on global warming thought necessary to avoid the most serious effects of global warming . Previously this has been accepted as being 550 …

Asilomar International Conference on Climate Intervention Technologies

The Asilomar International Conference on Climate Intervention Technologies was a conference prepared by Margaret Leinen of the Climate Response Fund and chaired by Michael MacCracken of the Climate Institute. The eu lieu conference in March 2010 and the recommendations Were published in November 2010. The goal Was Identify and minimize Risks Involved with climate engineering (geoengineering), and Was based on the 1975 Asilomar …

Arctic Ocean Conference

The inaugural Arctic Ocean Conference was held in Ilulissat , Greenland May 27 – May 29, 2008. Five countries, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Russia and the United States, discussed key issues relating to the Arctic Ocean . [1] The meeting was significant because of its plans for environmental regulation, maritime security, mineral exploration, polar oil oversight, and transportation. [2] Before the conclusion of …

2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The United Nations Climate Change Conference , Copenhagen , was held at the Bella Center in Copenhagen, Denmark , between 7 and 18 December. The Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 5th Meeting of the Parties (MOP 5) to the Kyoto Protocol . According to the Bali Road Map , a framework for climate change mitigation beyond 2012 …

2006 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2006 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place between November 6 and 17, 2006 in Nairobi , Kenya . The Conference of the Parties (COP12) and the 2nd Meeting of the Parties (MOP2) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). At the meeting, BBCreporter Richard Black coined the phrase “climate tourists” to describe some delegates who attended …

2005 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2005 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place between November 28 and December 9, 2005, in Montreal , Quebec , Canada . The Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), and the first meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol ( Kyoto, 1997). was one of the largest intergovernmental conferences on climate change ever. The event marked the entry into force …

2004 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2004 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place between December 6 and December 17, 2004 in Buenos Aires , Argentina . The conference included the 10th Conference of the Parties (COP10) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

2003 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2003 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place between 1 December – 12 December 2003 in Milan , Italy . The Conference on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The parts Agreed to use the Adaptation Fund Established at COP 7 in 2001 Primarily in Supporting Developing Countries better adapted to climate change . The fund would also be used for capacity-building through technology transfer. At the conference, the non-Annex I countries.

2002 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2002 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place from October 23 to November 1, 2002, in New Delhi , India . The conference included the 8th Conference of the Parties (COP8) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The conference adopté the Delhi Ministerial Declaration [1] That, Amongst others, called Expired for efforts by Developed Countries to transfer technology and minimize the …

2001 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2001 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place from October 29 to November 10, 2001 in Marrakech , Morocco . The Conference of the Parties (COP7) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The negotiators wrapped up the work on the Buenos Aires Plan of Action, finalizing most of the operational details and setting the stage for nations …

1998 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 1998 United Nations Climate Change Conference took place in November 1998 in Buenos Aires , Argentina . The Conference of the Parties (COP4) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It Had beens expected que la remaining issues unresolved in Kyoto Would Be finalized at this meeting. However, the complexity and difficulty of finding agreement on these issues is …

4 Degrees and Beyond International Climate Conference

The 4 Degrees and Beyond International Climate Conference , Implications of a Global Climate Change of 4+ Degrees for People, Ecosystems and the Earth-system , was held 28-30 September 2009 at Oxford , United Kingdom. [1] The three-day conference had about 140 science, government, NGO and private sector delegates, and included 35 oral presentations and 18 poster presentations. The conference …

World Sustainable Energy Days

The World Sustainable Energy Days is an annual sustainability conference held in Austria . It hosts events in the field of sustainable energy production and use, which covers energy efficiency and energy sources for buildings, industry and transport. The events that take place during the World Sustainable Energy Days presents the latest technology trends, outstanding examples and European strategies and …

World Future Energy Summit

The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) is an annual event, dedicated to future energy advancement, energy efficiency and clean technologies. Held under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan , Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, WFES includes a summit, an exhibition, the Project Village, …

Odisha Solar Conference

The Odisha Solar Conference ( OSC ) is a conference, the gathering of professionals to develop and promote solar power across Odisha . TiE (The Indus Entrepreneur), Bhubaneswar Chapter and Canyon Consultancy together organizes the Odisha Solar Conference every year to promote and create awareness among the local investors. The Conference is Held every year in association with Odisha …

Equinox Summit: Energy 2030

The Equinox Summit: Energy 2030 is an international conference that took place from June 5 to 9, 2011 in Waterloo, Ontario . The summit was presented by the Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) to develop scientific and technological solutions for the world’s current energy situation. [1] It examines the present state of energy production , distribution, and storage , and then sets benchmarks …

Stockholm Memorandum

The Stockholm Memorandum is a document signed in May 2011 by many Nobel Laureates based on the verdict of the triumph of humanity, which opened the 3rd Nobel Laureate Symposium. [1] [2] The jury of Nobel laureates concluded that the Earth has entered a new geological age, which it calls the Anthropocene, in which humans are the most significant …

United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development ( UNCSD ), also known as Rio 2012 , Rio + 20 (English pronunciation: [ʁi.u majʒ vĩtʃi] ), or Earth Summit 2012 was the third international conference on sustainable development at reconciling the economic and environmental goals of the global community. Hosted by Brazil in Rio de Janeiro from 13 to 22 June 2012, Rio + 20 was a 20-year …

Wingspread Conference on the Precautionary Principle

The Wingspread Conference on the Precautionary Principle was a three-day academic conference where the precautionary principle was defined. The January 1998 meeting took place at Wingspread , headquarters of the Johnson Foundation in Racine, Wisconsin , and involved 35 scientists , lawyers , policy makers and environmentalists from the United States, Canada and Europe. [1] [2]

World Conference on Breeding Endangered Species in Captivity as an Aid to their Survival

The World Conference on Breeding Endangered Species in Captivity and Survival (WCBESCAS) is the world’s first conference on captive breeding . Started by the Fauna and Flora Preservation Society , Gerald Durrell , the first conference was held in 1972 at Jersey (the location of Durrell’s Jersey Zoo , one of the few zoos of the world practice captive breeding at that time). The conference provided …

World Ocean Conference

The World Ocean Conference 2009 ( WOC ) is an international conference to develop a common understanding and firm commitment to address the impact of climate change on the world’s oceans, and increase the understanding of the climate moderator . This conference includes diplomats and heads of state from a number of countries. It took place …

National Conference on Science, Policy and the Environment

Each year, the National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) agrees to a national conference that brings together over 1,000 scientific, educational, business, civil society, and government professionals from various fields to explore the connections between science and decision making. a particular high-profile environmental issue .

Hong Kong International Convention for the safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships

The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships , or Hong Kong Convention is a mulitateral convention adopted in 2009, which has not entered into force. The conference was created by 63 countries, and overseen by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which is a specialist agency of the United Nations (UN). [1]

International Conference on Green Chemistry

The International IUPAC Conferences on Green Chemistry (ICGCs) brings together several hundred scientists, technologists, and experts from all over the world with the aim to exchange and disseminate new ideas, discoveries, and projects on green chemistry and a sustainable development . After mid-twentieth century, an angry general consensus acknowledges that these subjects play a unique role in …

Ecocity Builders

Ecocity Builders is a 501c non profit located in Oakland, California that provides advocacy, consulting, and education in sustainable city planning with a focus on accessibility and pedestrian-oriented development. Ecocity Builders also implements urban design projects utilizing a wide network of alliances with city governments, businesses and NGOs . Ecocity Builders Richard Register , an American artist, peace activist and urban …

Earth Summits

The Earth Summits are Decennial Meetings of World Leaders, organized with the help of the United Nations . The aim is to bring together the best individuals and organizations of the world, to identify the world, to identify the world, and to identify the most pressing challenges, to quantify them, to identify solutions and to develop a …

Earth Summit 2002

The World Summit on Sustainable Development , WSSD gold NGO Earth Summit 2002 eu lieu in Johannesburg , South Africa, from 26 August to 4 September 2002. It was convened to the Chat sustainable development by the United Nations. WSSD gathered from non-governmental organizations, 10 years after Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. (It was also informally nicknamed “Rio + 10”.)

Earth Negotiations Bulletin

The Earth Negotiations Bulletin ( ENB ) is a periodic internet news publication covering negotiations, workshops and conferences on international law. [1] It is published daily, in the form of, and with email, Facebook and Twitter feeds, during conferences of the parties to multilateral environmental agreements ; and is a publication of the Reporting Services division of the International Institute for Sustainable Development . The …

CC9

In 2008 the Club of Madrid , the Bellona Foundation and the utility company Hafslund ASA joined forces to organize the climate change in Norway called # CC8 (Climate Conference 08: Technology and Finance in Climate Cooperation). In 2009 the same organizers are arranging CC9 (Climate Conference 09: Green Technology and Finance – Striking a Fair Climate Deal) which will take …

2012 Hyderabad Biodiversity Conference

The 2012 Hyderabad Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was held in Hyderabad, India . Environment Ministers and Forests Ministers of about 194 countries attended the Conference; international organizations like World Bank and the Asian Development Bank also participated. Nearly 8,000 to 10,000 delegates discussed issues relating to bio-diversity and bio-safety. [1]

45th Pacific Islands Forum

The 45th Pacific Islands Forum was held from 29 July to 1 August 2014 in Palau . [1] The forum’s official opening Was Held in the capital Ngerulmud , in Melekeok State , the aim of events majorité Were Held in Koror , Palau’s Largest city and capital form. [2] The official theme of the meeting was “The Ocean: Life & Future”. Topics under debate include climate …

CAPS

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