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Calls for Rapid Progress at COP23 as Ministers Arrive

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 1:34 pm | UNFCCC

Calls for Rapid Progress at COP23 as Ministers and Heads of State Arrive UN Climate Change News, 15 November 2017 - At the UN climate change conference in Bonn (COP23, to 17 November), COP23 President and Prime Minister of Fiji Frank Bainimarama called ... More >>

Guterres Hails Kyoto Success. Celebrate the 20th Anniversary

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 1:32 pm | UNFCCC

UN Climate Change News, Bonn, Nov 15 – The Kyoto Protocol, the first international treaty to cut greenhouse gas emissions and which celebrates its 20th anniversary next month, remains an essential vehicle for developed countries to make more rapid ... More >>

Innovative Ideas in Action to Get on Track to Paris Goals

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 7:51 am | UNFCCC

Read it online: https://cop23.unfccc.int/news/innovative-ideas-in-action-to-get-on-track-to-paris-goals More >>

Norway & Unilever Commit US$400M to Stimulate Development

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 7:50 am | UNFCCC

Bonn, Nov 14 – The devastating impacts of this year’s hurricane season have brought home the need to invest urgently in societies that can resist climate change, a fact which Norway and Unilever have taken to heart at COP23 with a commitment today ... More >>

Climate Action Priority for Food Security and Zero Hunger

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 7:45 am | UNFCCC

Bonn, Nov 15 – Global food security can only be achieved through a coordinated policy approach to hunger, poverty and climate change, world leaders and experts said today during the latest round of climate talks in Bonn. More >>

Global Partnership to Provide Protection For Climate Risks

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 7:44 am | UNFCCC

Bonn/Berlin, 14 November 2017--An international initiative aimed at providing insurance to 400 more million poor and vulnerable people by 2020 moved into a higher gear with the announcement of additional funding and many more partners. More >>

Bridging Climate Ambition & Finance Gaps

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 9:23 am | UNFCCC

Also in Spanish: https://cop23.unfccc.int/es/news/hay-que-aumentar-la-financiacion-y-el-nivel-de-ambicion-de-la-accion-climatica More >>

UN & WHO Team Up to Protect Health from Climate Change

Monday, 13 November 2017, 11:55 am | UNFCCC

UN Climate Change and World Health Organization Team Up to Protect Health from Climate Change at COP23 More >>

New National & Corporate Climate Action on Forests at COP23

Monday, 13 November 2017, 11:53 am | UNFCCC

Read online: https://cop23.unfccc.int/news/new-national-and-corporate-climate-action-on-forests-at-cop23 More >>

Climate Change Impact on Health in Small Island States

Monday, 13 November 2017, 11:52 am | UNFCCC

Launch of Special Initiative to Address Climate Change Impact on Health in Small Island Developing States More >>

Cities and Communities Speed Coordinated Climate Action

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 10:55 pm | UNFCCC

Bonn, 11 November 2017 – Global cities and communities announced new initiatives on Saturday at the UN Climate Change Conference to coordinate their many climate action commitments better and deliver bigger, faster results together. More >>

Financing Must Triple to Meet Climate and SDG Goals

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 10:54 am | UNFCCC

Bonn, Germany, 10th Nov, 2017 – The majority of national climate plans with an adaptation component which have been submitted under the Paris Climate Change Agreement prioritise action on water, yet financing would need to triple to 255 billion euros ... More >>

Accelerated Action on Energy Needed to Implement Paris

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 10:53 am | UNFCCC

Accelerated Action on Energy Needed to Implement Paris Bonn, Germany, 10 Nov 2017 – Leaders from a wide range of sectors came together on Friday at COP23 Energy Day to announce a new set of initiatives to transition to renewable energy and to ... More >>

Climate Action Investment Needs to Move Faster to Farming

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 10:52 am | UNFCCC

Bonn, Germany, 10 Nov, 2017 – Investing faster and further in agricultural climate action and to support the sustainable livelihoods of small-scale farmers will unlock much greater potential to curb emissions and protect people against climate change, ... More >>

COP23 Global Climate Action High-Level Event on Energy

Friday, 10 November 2017, 10:26 am | UNFCCC

Energy Leaders from Around the World to Demonstrate Accelerated Action to Implement the Paris Agreement More >>

UN Climate Change Conference 2017

Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 1:51 pm | UNFCCC

UN Climate Change News, Bonn, Nov 5 – The 2017 UN Climate Change Conference opens on Monday, with the aim of launching nations towards the next level of ambition needed to tackle global warming and put the world on a safer and more prosperous development ... More >>

2 Young Kiwi Climate Ambassadors Cycle Across Europe

Monday, 30 October 2017, 9:19 am | UNFCCC

Two young and enthusiastic Kiwi 19 year-olds, Fabian Beveridge and Inka Vogt, have been cycling across Europe to promote low-carbon travel and raise awareness about climate change as ambassadors for the UNFCCC (United Nations Framework for Climate ... More >>

Win a Trip to the UN Climate Conference 2017 in Bonn

Saturday, 13 May 2017, 3:32 pm | UNFCCC

Win a Trip to the UN Climate Conference 2017 in Bonn, Germany (Bonn, 10 May 2017) - As part of a journalism competition launched today, ten journalists from the Pacific island region will get the unique chance to travel to and report from this year’s ... More >>

Nations Meet to Fully Implementing Paris Agreement

Saturday, 6 May 2017, 4:38 pm | UNFCCC

Nations Meet in Bonn to Take Forward Guidelines for Fully Implementing Paris Agreement * Meeting Is Key Preparatory Event for COP23 In Bonn Later This Year * Bonn, 5 May 2017-- In a next round of UN climate change negotiations, nations are meeting from ... More >>

Developments in the United States: UNFCCC

Saturday, 1 April 2017, 8:55 pm | UNFCCC

Developments in the United States By UNFCCC Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa Bonn, 31 March 2017 The new US administration announced this week that it will be reviewing America’s Clean Power Plan, domestic legislation brought in by the previous ... More >>

 

 

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