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Protecting the vulnerable from extreme heat in Europe during the COVID-19 pandemic

New article sheds light on unfortunate overlaps in groups vulnerable to heat and COVID-19

May 27th, 2020

Virtual conference seeks climate and sustainable development synergies

Session organised by UNEP DTU Partnership looks at transparency in the Covid-19 recovery

May 27th, 2020

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Mediterranean municipalities in street lighting exercise

The exercise will point to energy-efficient solutions, using a new online tool developed by the Copenhagen Centre on Energy Efficiency together with United for Efficiency

May 14th, 2020

First Virtual workshop on NDC transparency

The technical training introduced high-level Vietnamese officials to ICAT methodologies and the UNEP DTU Partnership GACMO model for NDC progress tracking

May 13th, 2020

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UNEP DTU Partnership join the Paris Committee on Capacity-building Network

The network aims to increase collective action on capacity-building to achieve the goals in the Paris Agreement

May 5th, 2020

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Ensuring green finance flows

UNEP DTU Partnership has supported IFU developing a new climate policy, affecting investments worth millions and moving the fund to the forefront of the efforts on green investments

April 29th, 2020

UNEP DTU Partnership joins climate collabathon

Partnership expert leads prompt on creating a blockchain-based green bond platform during Yale Open Innovation Lab Climate Collabathon

April 24th, 2020

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Sri Lankan MRV ensures transparent and impactful NDCs

UNEP DTU Partnership experts under the ICAT project have helped Sri Lanka in designing a national Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) system for the transport sector as well as revising transport related NDC policies.

April 6th, 2020

Regional Technology Brief AFRICA

Africa is among the most vulnerable continents to climate change. By 2030, it is projected that between 75 and 250 million people on the continent will be exposed to increased water stress due to climate change. Enhancing the development, transfer and uptake of climate technology is a key pillar of the international response to climate change. Since 2009, the Technology […]

April 2nd, 2020

One Planet City Challenge, credit WWF

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

Drought

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