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 .  UNESCO was designated as the lead agency. The Year’s activities spanned the three years 2006-2009.  Continue reading “International Year of Planet Earth”
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. Continue reading “Climate Summit”
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.  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 the Kyoto Protocol (MOP 4 or CMP 4). Subsidiaries of these bodies, including the fourth session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention (AWG-LCA 4), resumed session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Further Commitments for Annex I Kyoto Protocol (AWG-KP 6), and the twenty-second session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI 29), and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA 29).  Continue reading “2008 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.  The Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ( COP 13 ), the 3rd Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol ( MOP 3)or CMP 3), together with other subsidiary bodies and a meeting of ministers.  Continue reading “2007 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 Legally binding obligations for Developed Countries to Reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.  From 2005 the Conference also served as the “Conference of the Parties Serving the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol” (CMP); also parties to the Convention that are not parties to the Protocol can participate in Protocol-related meetings as observers. From 2011 the meetings have been made to negotiate the Paris Agreement as part of the Durban platform activities until its conclusion in 2015, which created a general path towards climate action. Continue reading “United Nations Climate Change conference”
The European Assembly for Climate Justice took place in Brussels from 26 to 29 November 2010.
Over 250 people from ten European countries assembled for debates, discussion, action and networking. Continue reading “European Assembly for Climate Justice”
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 the Global Campaign for Climate Action (GCCA).  The conference was viewed as a response to climate change  [ not in quote given ]in the United Nations Conference of Parties ( COP15 ) in the United States of America.  Continue reading “World People’s Conference on Climate Change”
The World Climate Conference is a series of international meetings organized by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), about global climate issues and global warming in addition to climate and climate change. Continue reading “World Climate Conference”
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  . It should not be confused with the World Climate Conferences . Continue reading “World Climate Change Conference, Moscow”
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 United States was discovered by a British team. The Vienna Convention for the Protection of Ozone Layer was agreed at the conference and it entered into force in 1987. Continue reading “Vienna Conference (1985)”