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Sud Comoé launches initiative to preserve forests by building efficient fireplaces in rural areas

As an nrg4SD member, the Regional Council of Sud Comoé is fully engaged in combatting climate change and pursuing sustainable development for its citizens and territory. In particular, through its participation in RegionsAdapt, Sud Comoé fosters adaptation actions in development of the commitments of the initiative. One of those actions is the one related to…

nrg4SD at UNEA3 – Regions against pollution!

On the next 4-6 December, 2017, it will take place the third session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA), at the UN Environment Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. The main theme of the meeting is “Towards a Pollution-Free Planet”, which will focus on how to address pollution in its different sources and dimensions. The Network of Regional…

Climate Action and nrg4SD events in the Bonn Zone

Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action The Marrakech Partnership for Global Climate Action (MPGCA) organised a six-day programme aimed at scaling up climate action by non-Party stakeholders which started on 10 November and was finalised on 15 November. The events were structured around the seven thematic areas of the Partnership (energy, industries, transport, land use,…

CBD technical workshop on ecosystem-based approaches to climate change adaptation

On the sidelines of the climate discussions that are taking place in Bonn, the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), in collaboration with the Government of Germany and the German Society for International Cooperation (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) with the support of the European Commission and the Government of Sweden, convened a workshop aimed to…

The COP 23 – Bula Spirit in Bonn

The UN Climate Change Conference this year from 6 to 17 November is hosted by the UNFCCC Secretariat in Bonn but convenes under the Presidency of Fiji, the first small island developing nation to assume the Presidency of UN climate negotiations. The Conference will comprise sessions of: The Conference of the Parties (COP 23); The…

2017 General Assembly meeting

The annual meeting of the nrg4SD General Assembly was held on 4-5 October in Saint Denis, France,  hosted by La Reunion. 20 delegates from 13 member regions participated from the meeting and discussed strategic, governing and technical aspects concerning the Networks performance not only in the next year, but also in the near future. Indeed,…

Regional governments positioned for COP 23 at International Conference on Adaptation

The second edition of the International Conference on Climate Change Adaptation, entitled “Islands, land of innovative solutions for all territories” took place from 5 to 6 October in Saint Denis, Reunion Island. The conference, organised by the Regional Council of Reunion Island with support of the nrg4SD, focused on the acceleration of climate action through…

Interview with Lombardy

Interview with Maria Grazia Pedrana, International affairs for environment and climate change at the Environment, Energy and Sustainable Development Department, Lombardy Region (Italy) Maria Grazia Pedrana attended the 2017 General Assembly meeting and participated in the alongside Conference on Climate Adaptation “Islands: lands of innovative solutions for all territories”. In the framework of the mentioned events,…

Interview with Campeche and ANAAE

Interview with Roberto Alcalá – Secretary of the State of Campeche and ANAAE President Roberto Alcalá, Secretary of the State of Campeche and President of ANAAE, attended the 2017 General Assembly meeting and participated in the alongside Conference on Climate Adaptation “Islands: lands of innovative solutions for all territories”. In the framework of the mentioned events,…

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