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UNEP DTU Partnership expert joins WWF One Planet City Challenge Jury

Joining other leading experts in helping mobilize cities for climate action and reaching the Paris Agreement goals

March 27th, 2020

UN City, credit: Adam Mørk

Virtual thesis fair was a great success

The online event showed great interest from DTU students in joining the UNEP DTU Partnership team working with climate change and developing countries.

March 25th, 2020

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Commentary of Article 8 of the Paris Agreement focusing on loss and damage associated with climate change impacts.

“Commentary on the Paris Agreement”, a forthcoming edited book by Edward Elgar Publishing, gives an overview of the various individual articles in the Paris Agreement. Each chapter corresponds to one article, and is written by world-class specialists on the issues pertaining to the article in question. Leonie Reins (Tilburg University) and Geert van Calster (KU Leuven) have edited the book. […]

March 24th, 2020

Draft story - Regional Workshop on Energy Efficiency in Latin American Municipalities

Latin American municipalities commit to increase regional cooperation on energy efficiency

Sixty community leaders sign letter of commitment to strengthen cooperation on energy efficiency at a regional workshop co-hosted by UNEP DTU Partnership.

March 19th, 2020

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New MoU on datacentre sustainability

New agreement focuses on sustainability in Chinese data centres, addressing market and consumer demands

March 10th, 2020

The world has ten years to halve emissions

A decade of insufficient political climate action means that we face a greater challenge with less time to overcome it.

March 5th, 2020

Historic bundling in Argentinian municipalities

Jointly purchasing LEDs for street lighting, municipalities take first step in unlocking investments for energy efficiency at local level.

March 5th, 2020

Sustainable data centres from a life cycle perspective

First edition of a new series of data centre briefs delves into life cycle assessments of data centres and sustainability

February 27th, 2020

Clean cooking technology for refugees developed with DTU Skylab and UNHCR

UNEP DTU Partnership is collaborating with 'ServedOnSalt', on a prototype stove that can store heat generated from solar energy for clean cooking.

February 21st, 2020

High-Level Climate Champions to Drive Action at Africa Climate Week in Kampala

The High-Level Champions for Climate Action of the COP26 and COP25 Presidencies have confirmed their participation for Africa Climate Week

February 20th, 2020

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Africa Climate Week 2020: Partnering for transformation

The first of 2020's regional climate weeks shows the way towards a low-carbon climate-resilient and prosperous Africa

February 7th, 2020

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New conference for climate positive data centers

For the second year, UNEP DTU Partnership is co-hosting the Data Centers Denmark event, focusing on sustainability and green solutions for climate action and SDGs

January 23rd, 2020