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.

The event was attended by over 90 participants, including representatives from 26 countries from the region, as well as other countries and organizations.


  • Take stock of submitted (I)NDCs from the region, related provisions in the Paris Agreement, and implications for national implementation.
  • Discuss next steps in preparing for NDC implementation at the national level, including possible guidance and tools.
  • Provide a forum for exchanging country experiences and perspectives on planning for NDC implementation, including envisioned challenges & support.
  • Discuss key technical and institutional issues related to NDC implementation in plenary sessions and through smaller breakout sessions.

Event Information

Agenda  Agenda

Report   Summary Report


When     July 19 - 21, 2016

Where    San Jose, Costa Rica