Climate Change

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APA 1-5 30 April - 10 May 2018
SBSTA 48 30 April - 10 May 2018
SBI 48 30 April - 10 May 2018

TWN Info Service

GCF Board agrees on terms of reference for Fund’s Strategic Plan

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/07

The eleventh meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board agreed on the terms of reference for the development of a strategic plan for the Fund. The Board meeting was held in Zambia from 2-5 November.

GCF Board aspires to approve projects worth US$ 2.5 billion next year

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov15/04

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board at its eleventh meeting held in Zambia from 2-5 November, adopted a key decision on funding proposals that included an aspiration to approve funding proposals worth US $2.5 billion next year.

Green Climate Fund approves first set of funding proposals after debate

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) held its eleventh Board meeting in Livingstone, Zambia on 2-5 November and adopted important decisions after long and intense debate, that included the approval of eight funding proposals.

India, China jointly reaffirm principles of UNFCCC

TWN Info Service on Climate Change May15/02

India and China issued a joint statement on climate change on 15 May on the occasion of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to China.

Shaping the treaty on business and human rights: views from Asia and the Pacific

TWN Info Service on Climate Change May15/01

In Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, the catastrophic environmental damage and social upheaval caused by the Panguna copper mine sparked a decade-long civil that claimed thousands of lives, unleashed waves of gender-based violence, and tore apart the social fabric of the island.

GCF: No decision to enhance direct access due to lack of time

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Apr15/02

The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) discussed modalities to enhance direct access on 26 March, the concluding day of the ninth meeting of the Board in Songdo, South Korea. No decision was reached given the lack of time.

Resources

Agriculture & Climate Justice: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #3

Dec15/3

Equity and human rights: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #2

Dec15/2

A Long-term Global Goal: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #7

Dec15/7

Loss & Damage: Paris Climate Justice Briefs #1

Dec15/1

Southern movements: Perspectives and demands toward COP21: Webinar Series on Paris COP21 - Part 3

Nov15/3