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APCW 2019 ESCAP building

Asia Can Lead Global Transformation towards Low Carbon and Resilience

Third climate week of the year concludes with agreement on urgent steps to make the region lead global transformation towards achieving Paris Agreement.

September 9th, 2019

From left: UNEP DTU Partnership Head of Section Myung Kyoon Lee, UNEP DTU Partnershp director John Christensen, Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and IGEE Executive Director Professor Sohn Myongsei

UNEP DTU Partnership Director talks collaboration with Ban Ki-Moon

John Christensen gave several lectures as Sustainable Development Professor and met with former the UN General Secretary and the Executive Director of IGEE to discuss future cooperation on climate and SDGs

September 5th, 2019

Blockchain hackathon win for UNEP DTU Partnership researcher

Showcasing the potential for blockchain technology to track emissions from vehicles has won UNEP DTU Partnership researcher and his team the first prize.

September 5th, 2019

DIIS Seminar on TENTRANS

Reaching the potential of renewable energy and development

The energy transition is bringing renewable energy in increased speed, but how do we make sure the transition brings development to communities?

August 28th, 2019

LACCW 2019

LAC Climate Week Calls for Urgent, Ambitious Action

After a week of focus on climate action and ambition, the Latin American and Caribbean Climate Week has come to an end

August 26th, 2019

A field of Barley in Ukraine. The agriculture sector is prioritised in both this TNA report on mitigation and a soon to be released TNA report on adaptation. photo: Oleksii Leonov, Flickr

Ukraine’s first TNA report sets course for mitigation action

The report prioritises sectors and technologies and gives input to the next Nationally Determined Contributions to the Paris Agreement

August 7th, 2019

Unlocking the full potential of Africa’s green energy

UNEP DTU Partnership has forged new partnerships in an effort to boost local job creation and wider development, arising from the clean energy transition.

July 22nd, 2019

ADMIRE in ghana. VOTO-mobile

Partnerships for climate action: Adaptation on your phone

Partnerships with the private sector and innovative business models in the ADMIRE project moves us towards SDGs and climate goals. In Ghana through the mobile phone.

July 18th, 2019

Asia-Pacific Climate Week Gears Up to Boost Climate Ambition

Building on the momentum of climate action, and innovation the Asia-Pacific Climate Week 2019 provides a space to develop multi-stakeholder climate action.

July 16th, 2019

Latin America & Caribbean Climate Week Set to Boost Climate Ambition

Ambition, leadership and implementation is at centre stage in the upcoming Latin America & Caribbean Climate Week

July 11th, 2019

Rice farmer harvests in Nepal. photo credit: CIAT on Flickr

Commentary: Sustainable development in the Article 6 drafts

A brief analysis on the current status of sustainable development provisions in the Paris Agreement Article 6 draft shows some synergies despite challenges.

July 8th, 2019

Global partners gathered to map 2020 strategy and beyond

The District Energy Initiative held it 5th annual forum for partners in UN City, highlighting major progress and growth in interest for district energy solutions.

July 5th, 2019