Easier in theory than in practice: The nitty-gritty details of monitoring climate policies and emissions
Blog | 9 September 2016
Technology Stefan Bößner of the Stockholm Environment Institute participated in the EIONET (European Environment Information and Observation Network) workshop on the details of emissions reporting and the challenges of getting reliable data on climate change policies. For two days, Member State representatives, European Commission officials and research institutions discussed how to improve reporting on emissions and pondered the effectiveness of policies deemed to reduce them, offering important insights into the complex world of climate change mitigation data usage. Read more..
CARISMA's First Synthesis Report
Publication | 5 September 2016
CARISMA has prepared a Synthesis Report to summarise the work done during the first 18 months of the project. It describes for each main topic what has been done, what has been achieved and what will be the next steps. Based on the preliminary project results, a set of key messages have been found. Read more...
New Guidance to Support Climate Technology Implementation
Blog | 29 June 2016
Technology Needs Assessments (TNA) help developing countries map out their long-term development priorities and identify technologies to realise these with lower emissions and stronger climate resilience. Since the end of the 1990s, over 100 developing countries have conducted TNAs. Currently, another 25 countries are in a TNA process, thereby supported by the UNEP DTU Partnership, with funding from the Global Environment Facility. Read more...
Workshop on 'Outsourcing and Offshoring of R&D Activities to Emerging Economies'
Event | 2 March 2016
A workshop on insights from the biofuel and bioenergy industry, held in the UN City in Copenhagen on 2nd March 2016. The agenda and the videos of the seminar are available now. Read more...
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