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Remarks To Close COP26 - Statement By UNFCCC Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa

Sunday, 14 November 2021, 2:50 pm | UNFCCC

Thank you to everyone who attended, participated in, organized or followed COP26 online. Thank you for your passionate dedication to the issue of climate change. Negotiations are never easy and while we seek an outcome that is acceptable to all, ... More >>

COP26 Keeps 1.5C Alive And Finalises Paris Agreement

Sunday, 14 November 2021, 2:45 pm | UNFCCC

· COP26 ends with global agreement to accelerate action on climate this decade · Two weeks of intense negotiations finally complete the Paris Rulebook · For the first time COP agrees position on phasing down unabated coal power · The Glasgow ... More >>

COP26 Reaches Consensus To Take Key Actions To Address Climate Change

Sunday, 14 November 2021, 2:41 pm | UNFCCC

Adaptation, mitigation and finance are all strengthened in a complex and delicate balance supported by all Parties. After six years of strenuous negotiations, pending items that prevented the full implementation of the Paris Agreement on carbon markets ... More >>

UN Secretary-General's Statement On Conclusion Of COP26

Sunday, 14 November 2021, 2:02 pm | UNFCCC

13 November 2021 Download video link: https://bit.ly/3HjasMO Let me begin by thanking our hosts —the UK government and the people of Glasgow — for their tremendous hospitality. I salute Alok Sharma and his team. This was an extremely challenging ... More >>

Climate Champions Place Delivery And Accountability At Centre Of The Post-cop26 Agenda

Friday, 12 November 2021, 9:26 am | UNFCCC

11 November - Today, at the mandated UN High-Level Event for Global Climate Action - “ Racing to a Better World ”- the High-Level Climate Champions, Gonzalo Muñoz and Nigel Topping, formally report to Parties on the progress made by non-state actors, ... More >>

COP26 President Daily Media Statement And Latest Announcements - 11 November

Friday, 12 November 2021, 8:44 am | UNFCCC

List of announcements: Cities, Regions and Built Environment Day, 11 November · The UK today pledged £27.5m of new funding for the new Urban Climate Action Programme (UCAP) to support cities targeting net zero. The programme, funded through International ... More >>

COP26 President Daily Media Statement And Latest Announcements - 11 November

Friday, 12 November 2021, 8:43 am | UNFCCC

List of announcements: Cities, Regions and Built Environment Day, 11 November · The UK today pledged £27.5m of new funding for the new Urban Climate Action Programme (UCAP) to support cities targeting net zero. The programme, funded through International ... More >>

Delivery & Accountability Placed At Centre Of The Post-COP26 Agenda For Cities, Regions, Investors & Business

Friday, 12 November 2021, 6:24 am | UNFCCC

Issued on behalf of the COP25 and COP26 High-Level Climate Champions DELIVERING 1.5°C CLIMATE CHAMPIONS PLACE DELIVERY AND ACCOUNTABILITY AT CENTRE OF THE POST-COP26 AGENDA FOR CITIES, REGIONS, INVESTORS AND BUSINESS 11 November - Today, at the mandated ... More >>

UK COP26 Presidency List Of Announcements, 10 November

Thursday, 11 November 2021, 10:45 am | UNFCCC

List of announcements, 10 November As one of the Glasgow Breakthroughs at the World Leader Summit, 30 countries have agreed to work together to make zero emission vehicles the new normal by making them accessible, affordable, and sustainable in all regions ... More >>

Green Tech Responds To Climate Change’s Urgent Call To Action

Thursday, 11 November 2021, 6:21 am | UNFCCC

Issued on behalf of the Climate Technology Centre and Network Nations gather at COP26 to spur international collaboration (Glasgow, 10 November 2021) – Today, Member States met at COP26 to discuss expansion of international technology collaboration ... More >>

Countries Commit To Develop Climate-smart Health Care At COP26

Wednesday, 10 November 2021, 6:45 am | UNFCCC

Issued on behalf of the World Health Organization 9 November 2021 Glasgow, Scotland A group of 50 countries have committed to develop climate-resilient and low-carbon health systems at the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26), in response ... More >>

Adaptation Fund Raises Record US$ 232.6 Million In New Pledges At COP26

Wednesday, 10 November 2021, 6:43 am | UNFCCC

Issued on behalf of the Adaptation Fund · Adaptation Fund Raises Record US$ 232.6 Million in New Pledges at COP26 for its Concrete Actions to Most Vulnerable · Includes Record 13 Donors and First-Time Contributors U.S. and Canada, as Fund Shatters Previous ... More >>

Fashion Industry Steps Up Climate Ambition With Renewed Charter

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 6:21 am | UNFCCC

UN Climate Change News , 8 November 2021 - The fashion industry is raising its collective ambition with updated science-based emission reduction targets under the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action. Announced today at COP26, the renewed commitments ... More >>

Race To Resilience Assesses The Potential Impact Of Climate Hazards For People Worldwide

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 6:03 am | UNFCCC

ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE COP25 AND COP26 CLIMATE CHAMPIONS | NOVEMBER 8, 2021 https://racetozero.unfccc.int/race-to-resilience-assesses-the-potential-impact-of-climate-hazards-for-people-worldwide/ · First tool of its kind to quantify and verify the benefit of climate resilience actions for people and natural ecosystems · New analysis finds that half the world’s ... More >>

UN Awards Ceremony Celebrates Innovative Climate Solutions

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 6:00 am | UNFCCC

(Glasgow, 8 November 2021) – This week, eleven game-changing initiatives will be celebrated as winners of the prestigious UN Global Climate Action Awards during the UN Climate Change Conference COP26 in Glasgow. The recipients of this special ... More >>

Nations And Businesses Commit To Create Sustainable Agriculture And Land Use At COP26

Sunday, 7 November 2021, 6:50 am | UNFCCC

06 November 2021 Issued on behalf of the UK COP26 Presidency and the COP25 and COP26 High-Level Climate Champions 45 governments pledge urgent action and investment to protect nature and shift to more sustainable ways of farming 95 high profile companies ... More >>

Young People Demand Action To Protect Their Futures At COP26

Saturday, 6 November 2021, 6:50 am | UNFCCC

05 November 2021 Issued on behalf of the UK COP26 Presidency COP President Alok Sharma urges ministers to consider youth priorities in COP negotiations and national climate action Young climate leaders join ministers and senior figures in Glasgow ... More >>

End Of Coal In Sight At COP26

Friday, 5 November 2021, 6:22 am | UNFCCC

Issued on behalf of the UK COP26 Presidency and the COP25 and COP26 High-Level Climate Champions https://ukcop26.org/end-of-coal-in-sight-at-cop26/ At least 23 countries have made new commitments today to phase out coal power, including five of the world’s ... More >>

Finance Ministers Discuss How Public & Private Finance Can Lead The Transition To A Net Zero, Climate Resilient World

Thursday, 4 November 2021, 6:57 am | UNFCCC

Issued on behalf of the UK COP26 Presidency and the COP25 and COP26 High-Level Climate Champions Global Finance Ministers gather to discuss how public and private finance can lead the transition to a net zero, climate resilient world https://ukcop26.org/global-finance-ministers-gather-to-discuss-how-public-and-private-finance-can-lead-the-transition-to-a-net-zero-climate-resilient-world/ ... More >>

New Partnerships For Africa & SIDS Put Climate Equity, Resilience And Nature At The Top Of COP’s Climate Action Agenda

Wednesday, 3 November 2021, 6:15 am | UNFCCC

https://racetozero.unfccc.int/new-partnerships-for-africa-and-sids/ Launch of Africa Green Finance Coalition to attract green capital via policy reform New renewable energy infrastructure finance facility by Bank of America for Small Island Developing ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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