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Upcoming LEDS Events

12-16 August 2013 Cape Town, South Africa



To capacitate mid-career professionals in the facilitation of national and/or sub-national processes which:

  • combine research, modelling, stakeholder and expert input to build an evidence-base for greenhouse gas mitigation and climate resilient development, and
  • build scenarios over the short, medium and long-term, that include an assessment of mitigation actions, climate impacts on the social, economic and environmental dimensions within the given context.

For more information, please visit: http://www.mapsprogramme.org/wp-content/uploads/Faciliators-Course-2013-Africa.pdf

13-15 August 2013 Singapore

UNFCCC NAMA Asia Regional Workshop

UNFCCC NAMA Regional workshop on promoting international collaboration to facilitate preparation, submission and implementation of nationally appropriate mitigation actions.

17-18 October 2013 Montevideo, Uruguay

Regional Exchange and Practitioners Workshop: Towards an Inclusive Green Economy in Latin America and the Caribbean

The main objective of the workshop is to provide a platform for participants to present and discuss core challenges and potential solutions for promoting sustainable development, in particular poverty eradication, and assessing a transition towards an Inclusive Green Economy – including cost-benefit considerations of these policies. The event aims at facilitating an exchange on best practices for policy approaches in Latin America and the Caribbean; selected examples from outside the region will also be presented and discussed to allow for a balanced debate of inclusive green economy policies. Furthermore, the conference seeks to serve as a platform for the interchange of ideas and perspectives and the compilation of inspiring practice examples on the path to inclusive green economies.

The event will be organized jointly by the Uruguayan government1 and the BMU/UNEP/GIZ2 Green Economy project in cooperation with partners such as ECLAC (Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean), IDB (Inter-American Development Bank) and ILO (International Labour Organization).

Past Events

For information about past events, see past partnership events.