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Cities at the forefront of climate action - Achieving the Paris climate goals through the Effort Sharing Regulation

Executive summary Cities and regions are critically important for meeting and overachieving Europe’s climate targets. More than a third of the EU’s 2020 climate target will be delivered by cities, equivalent ...

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Financing partners face criticism as UN’s climate fund meets

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) board meets from 30 September- 2 October in Cairo, Egypt. Board members are expected to approve 16 funding proposals and accredit 5 new entities that ...

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CDM credits not fit to meet Paris goals - study

A recent study by Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) looking at credits issued under the UN offsetting measure, the Clean Development Mechanism, warns governments against using them to meet their pledges ...

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Policy Briefing: Pricing carbon to achieve the Paris goals

Executive Summary Putting a price on carbon, based on the polluter pays principle, has the potential to be a powerful policy tool to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the fight against climate ...

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European industry must become low-carbon to remain competitive

Low-carbon transition and digitisation are key priorities for the future of the European industrial sector, says the European Commission in a paper released today. However, current policies are inadequate to ...

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Governments pledging to boost carbon pricing must follow up with ambitious action

In the days of Trump, Irma, Harvey, Talim and Doksuri, it is important to have positive signs that people can also work together, especially on climate change. The tenth anniversary ...

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Press Statement: European Parliament backs stricter aviation pollution rules

BRUSSELS 13 September 2017. Today, the European Parliament adopted its position on aviation’s role under the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS). Lawmakers agreed to continue the exclusion of international ...

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NYC EVENT: Carbon pricing: Yes. But how?

20 September 2017 New York Climate Week Background Carbon Pricing has an important role to play in providing a broad signal to shift the world’s economies in order to reach the objectives of the ...

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Taller para la sociedad civil centroamericana y mexicana - Financiamiento climático en beneficio de las comunidades locales

PARA REGISTRARTE HAZ CLICK AQUÍ Si deseas más información, contacta a Laila Rodríguez: lailar@outlook.com o a Pierre-Jean Brasier: pj.brasier@carbonmarketwatch.org Descarga la invitación haciendo click aquí  Con la firma y ratificación del Acuerdo de ...

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Central America & Mexico civil society workshop: ensuring that climate finance benefits local communities

With the signing and ratification of the Paris Agreement, Latin American countries have committed to moving towards a low carbon and climate resilient sustainable development. At the same time, developed ...

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