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