Global and Regional Events
This year's Asia-Pacific Climate Week takes place from 6 to 9 July 2021, and is hosted by the Government of Japan. It will include virtual thematic sessions that take the pulse of climate action in the region, explore climate challenges and opportunities, and showcase ambitious solutions.
Posted on June 18, 2021
The Asia Pacific Regional Dialogue: Turning Climate Promise into Inclusive Action, takes place from 23 - 25 March 2021. It aims to facilitate knowledge sharing, good practices and lessons learnt on how to integrate inclusivity and gender equality into climate policy and implementation, in the context of the new normal.
Posted on March 3, 2021
IRENA in conjunction with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and UK COP26 are hosting the webinar “Advancing the Energy Transition in Latin America and the Caribbean through Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)” as a forum for regional discussion on raising the ambition of the national climate pledges in the lead up to COP26, through enhanced NDCs, and exploring in particular the key role this plays in LAC countries’ energy transitions and economic…
Posted on December 9, 2020
The objective of this session, co-organized with UNDP as part of the UNFCCC Climate Dialogues, is to showcase country efforts to enhance their NDCs and put climate at the heart of their recovery efforts. This will include efforts coordinated through UNDP’s Climate Promise and through the NDC
Posted on November 17, 2020
This session will highlight how multi-stakeholder alliances are driving collaboration and commitment to both an immediate green recovery and long-term climate action. Leaders from Europe, Asia, North America, Africa, and Latin America will also discuss how subnational government and non-state climate action can be better factored into NDCs and ultimately drive greater climate ambition.
Posted on November 13, 2020
Aportar a la creación de una coalición juvenil latinoamericana por la acción climática y validar las democracias que estructuran a nuestras sociedades, por medio de una efectiva y vinculante participación ciudadana en todos los niveles deliberativos y que involucre el acceso a la información y una educación interactiva capaz de movilizar a los jóvenes delante de la emergencia de la crisis socioambiental climática, garantizando la #AcciónporelClima necesaria.
Posted on November 7, 2020
Este evento busca identificar barreras, desafíos, buenas prácticas, oportunidades y necesidades, para incrementar la inclusión y participación de los actores no estatales en las acciones encaminadas a la implementación del #AcuerdodeParís en América Latina y el Caribe. Esta sesión es parte del Evento Regional Conjunto 2020 "Acción climática en tiempos de crisis: Potenciando la recuperación sostenible en Latinoamérica y el Caribe" organizado conjuntamente por LEDS LAC, EUROCLIMA+, BID y PNUD, e…
Posted on October 19, 2020
This is the second webinar of the Climate Promise framed in the Regional event “Climate action in times of crisis”, Promoting sustainable post-COVID-19 recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean. The next webinar that is being organized by UNDP is "Adaptation: From the Promise to Action", this event seeks to expose the relevance and advantages of integrating the adaptation to climate change into the Nationally Determined Contributions and into the development planning instruments. A group of…
Posted on October 9, 2020
This the third virtual event in the Regional LEDS LAC series “Climate action in times of crisis" and focuses on the integration of nature-based solutions, forests and indigenious people in the NDC.
Posted on October 2, 2020
En este evento se informará cómo llegar a cero emisiones netas en el contexto de una recuperación post-COVID. Se contará con un panel de discusión donde expertos brindarán su punto de vista sobre este tema.
Posted on September 23, 2020
Peru's Ministry of Environment will launch its National Registry of Mitigation Measures on Tuesday, 22 September.
Posted on September 18, 2020
Posted on September 12, 2020
This joint LEDS LAC event, which is held virtually this year, will focus on "Climate action in times of crisis: “Promoting sustainable recovery after COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean”. In particular, we will discuss three main thematic areas (1) Design of long-term strategies, (2) Update and raising ambition of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), and (3) a sectoral component particularly related for transport and sustainable mobility.
Posted on August 31, 2020
The World Water Week Event offers an opportunity to learn about climate and water coordination from countries that have successfully included water in their enhanced NDCs.
Posted on August 16, 2020
Climate Summit side event on increasing national climate action and ambition by integrating nature-based solutions in NDCs to achieve multiple co-benefits for people and planet.
Posted on September 20, 2019
A regional training workshop to assist UNDP’ Country Offices in enhancing their understanding on NDCs and in strengthening support provision to national governments on NDC and Transparency.
Posted on September 19, 2019
UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner is pleased to invite you and your guests to our flagship event showcasing how the world can take swift and meaningful action on climate change and how UNDP is delivering on its commitment to scale up support to countries
Posted on September 13, 2019
The regional climate week and NDC Dialogue for Asia Pacific will be hosted in Bangkok from September 2-6, 2019.
Posted on July 24, 2019
The Regional NDC Dialogue will take place as part of the Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week in August in Salvador, Brazil.
Posted on May 24, 2019
Innovate4Climate event proposes to explore the benefits and challenges of incorporating Circular Economy principles in the NDCs during the 2020 revision process to increase their level of ambition and better alignment with SDGs.
Posted on May 23, 2019
Stay tuned for an update on the Global NDC Conference which will take place from 11-14 June 2019 in Berlin, Germany.
Posted on May 1, 2019
UNDP NDC Support Programme is organizing a global gender workshop on the NDC process.
Posted on April 11, 2019
The event, which will take place in March 2019, will focus on the outcome of COP24, including the Paris Work Programme, and support for governments and non-Party stakeholders to shift gears toward implementing ambitious climate action for a low-emission and climate-resilient future.
Posted on January 29, 2019
The inaugural Investment COP will deliver keynotes, panel discussions, presentations by governments and investors on projects and solutions, workshops, informal networking and organized matchmaking.
Posted on November 26, 2018
Technical Dialogue to advance the implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change in Asia and the Arab States.
Posted on September 4, 2018
Technical Dialogue to advance the implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change in the Caribbean.
Posted on September 4, 2018
As countries look to revise their NDCs and accelerate climate action to 2020 and beyond, integrating gender equality into NDC planning and implementation takes on significant global importance for ensuring effective NDC action and equitable outcomes.
Posted on September 2, 2018
Diálogos técnicos sobre el seguimiento del gasto y flujos financieros para la implementación del NDC en los países de América Latina
Posted on July 20, 2018
The 10th Latin American and Caribbean Climate Week is bringing together key players from the private and public sectors to share experiences on climate change mitigation.
Posted on July 13, 2018
Using innovative formats, the workshop will focus on identifying challenges and exchanging experiences on how to enhance transparency and governance frameworks for integrated NDC implementation and provide space to co-create innovative approaches for overcoming persistent barriers.
Posted on June 15, 2018
The global meeting will focus on the process of creating a long-term, low emissions and development strategy. Starting with an in-depth session to unpack the importance and benefits of long-term strategies, participants will be led through discussions and working sessions to explore the design process, discover key elements, and exchange experiences on good governance practices for effective long-term planning.
Posted on June 5, 2018
European Development Days 2018: Putting Women and Girls at the heart of Conservation and Climate Action. From Risks to Rights: Enhancing Environmental and Gender Equality Outcomes with Gender-responsive Development Strategies
Posted on June 5, 2018
Eurasia Regional Dialogue on Nationally Determined Contributions in Georgia, May 21-23, 2018.
Posted on May 21, 2018
The side-event feature the efforts of grassroots women’s organizations and governments of integrating gender equality and women’s empowerment in climate actions.
Posted on April 5, 2018
The 3rd Pacific Regional NDC Dialogue and consultations on the Regional Pacific NDC Hub provided an opportunity for Pacific Island countries to share experiences and needs on the implementation of their NDCs.
Posted on March 7, 2018
Launch of the new UNDP NDC Support Programme to support the implementation of the Paris Agreement. The programme will focus on governance, finance, gender and transparency.
Posted on November 15, 2017
The Regional NDC Dialogue for Africa was a 3-day event hosted by the Government of Morocco in Rabat from September 26-28. The dialogue helped countries exchange experiences about approaches for NDC implementation planning in countries across Africa.
Posted on September 26, 2017
Once the NDCs have been presented, countries face the challenge of bringing them to fruition by coordinating efforts with the public and private sectors. The overarching question is thus: How can we translate NDC goals into concrete projects, programs and policies? One of the region's major emissions sectors, the energy sector, is currently experimenting with new opportunities to pave the way for implementation.
Posted on August 30, 2017
On August 29, a group of countries that have completed the Climate Public Expenditures and Institutional Review (CPEIR) processes in Latin America will meet on the margins of the Latin American NDC Dialogues to analyze how the CPEIR tool may contribute to the implementation and monitoring of the NDCs; help establish the required institutional framework and more even more importantly, determine how the national budget will support NDC implementation plans.
Posted on August 29, 2017
The global NDC Conference in Berlin for 2017 was jointly organized by the GIZ Support Project for the Implementation of the Paris Agreement (SPA), the UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) Programme (on behalf of the “IKI NDC Support Cluster”), and the Low Emission Development Strategies Global Partnership (LEDS GP) in collaboration with the NDC Partnership.
Posted on May 2, 2017
This annually-held event aims at fostering knowledge-sharing and discussion on key climate change issues thereby contributing to low-carbon development and climate resilience on a global scale. The event is traditionally carried out in a conference-style setting with international high-level speakers from both the public and the private sector.
Posted on March 30, 2017
This EurAsia Regional NDC Dialogue, held in Istanbul, Turkey, was organised by UNDP, the UNFCCC Secretariat, and the UNDP/UNEP Global Support Programme (GSP) for National Communications and Biennial Update Reports, in coordination with the NDC Partnership.
Posted on February 21, 2017
This Regional Dialogue on (I)NDCs, held in Nadi, Fiji, was organised by UNDP, the UNFCCC Secretariat, and the UNDP/UNEP Global Support Programme (GSP) for National Communications and Biennial Update Reports. The dialogue was part of the series of joint UNDP/UNFCCC regional dialogues funded by a number of donors and was hosted by the Government of Fiji. It brought together government representatives from the Pacific region, developed country representatives, and international…
Posted on December 6, 2016
This Regional Dialogue on (I)NDCs, held in Tunis, Tunisia, was organised by UNDP, the UNFCCC Secretariat, and the UNDP/UNEP Global Support Programme (GSP) for National Communications and Biennial Update Reports. The dialogue was part of the series of joint UNDP-UNFCCC regional dialogues funded by a number of donors and was hosted by the Government of Tunisia. It brought together government representatives from the Africa region, developed country representatives, and international…
Posted on September 5, 2016
This Regional Dialogue on I/NDCs, held in San Jose, Costa Rica, was organised by UNDP, the UNFCCC Secretariat, the International Partnership for Mitigation & MRV, and the Partnership for Market Readiness (World Bank Group). The Dialogue brought together government representatives from the Latin America & Caribbean region, developed country representatives, and international organizations/experts involved in the (I)NDC process.
Posted on July 19, 2016
The UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) Programme hosted the first Global Workshop of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) 13-14 June 2016 in Brussels, Belgium. Over 110 participants attended, representing over 40 countries, academia, NGOs and the Private Sector. The workshop served as an opportunity to take-stock of NDC-related provisions of the Paris Agreement, discuss technical and institutional issues related to implementation, and enter into a rich exchange of practical…
Posted on June 13, 2016
The Africa Regional Training Workshop on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), held in Entebbe, Uganda, was co-organised by UNDP and the International Partnership for Mitigation & MRV. It was held in collaboration with the UNFCCC Secretariat as part of the joint UNDP-UNFCCC INDC Regional Dialogues funded by a number of donors.
Posted on November 3, 2015
This Training Workshop on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), held in Apia, Samoa, was organised by UNDP in collaboration with the UNFCCC Secretariat and the Government of Australia. The workshop was part of the joint UNDP-UNFCCC INDC Regional Dialogues funded by a number of donors and was hosted by the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP) at their headquarters in Apia. The workshop brought together representatives of Pacific Island countries.
Posted on September 28, 2015
This Training Workshop on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), held in Entebbe, Uganda, was co-organised by UNDP and the International Partnership for Mitigation & MRV. It was held in collaboration with the UNFCCC Secretariat as part of the joint UNDP-UNFCCC INDC Regional Dialogues funded by a number of donors. The workshop brought together representatives of Anglophone and Lusophone African Countries.
Posted on September 23, 2015
L’atelier de formation sur les Contributions Prévues Déterminées au niveau National (CPDN) pour les pays africains francophones a eu lieu à Rabat, au Maroc. Cet évènement a été co-organisé par le Programme des Nations Unies pour le Développement (PNUD) et le Cluster Francophone du Partenariat International sur l’Atténuation et le MRV (Cluster Francophone). L’atelier a été financé par un certain nombre de donateurs et est tenu en collaboration avec le secrétariat de la Convention Cadre des…
Posted on August 26, 2015
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of the People’s Republic of China and the Low Emission Capacity Building (LECB) programme of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) hosted a workshop on ‘Engaging the Private Sector to Contribute to Climate Change Mitigation’ for the Asian. The workshop gathered government representatives of eleven LECB partner countries as well as private sector representatives, technical experts, and agencies supporting greenhouse gas mitigation…
Posted on May 19, 2015
The Global Workshop on INDCs brought together government representatives, practitioners and international experts from around the world that are involved in the design and preparation of INDCs.
Posted on April 14, 2015
The second Asia-Pacific & Eastern Europe Regional Technical Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) brought together country representatives from the region, as well as developed-country representatives, multilateral and bilateral agencies, regional organizations, and other experts.
Posted on February 24, 2015
The second Regional Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) in Africa brought together country representatives from the Africa region, developed-country representatives, multilateral and bilateral agencies, and regional organizations, as well as other experts.
Posted on January 27, 2015
The second Regional Technical Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) brought together country representatives, developed-country representatives, multilateral and bilateral agencies, and regional organizations, as well as other experts.
Posted on November 10, 2014
A Regional Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) convened country representatives from the Asia-Pacific and Eastern Europe regions, developed countries, multilateral and bilateral agencies, regional organizations, and resource experts.
Posted on July 9, 2014
A Regional Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) convened country representatives from the African region, developed countries, multilateral and bilateral agencies, regional organizations, and resource experts.
Posted on May 14, 2014
Engage various actors in a discussion on policy objectives and innovative approaches to support mitigation activities and NAMAs; Initiate a public-private dialogue on stimulating involvement of the private sector in climate change mitigation; Share and discuss experiences in private sector participation on mitigation activities and NAMAs.
Posted on May 14, 2014
A Regional Dialogue on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) convened country representatives from the region, developed countries, multilateral and bilateral agencies, regional organizations, and resource experts.
Posted on April 28, 2014