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 countries, in recognition of past responsibilities and the needs of the poorest countries, have committed themselves to increasing their contributions to the financing of climate […]
Carbon Market Watch Workshops
Central America & Mexico civil society workshop: ensuring that climate finance benefits local communities
The Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, in cooperation with Carbon Market Watch, is delighted to host an interactive academic debate on European Climate Policy.
Civil Society Workshop – The road to a low carbon economy: strengthening the connection between local, national and European climate policy
Download presentations below: DAY 1: Intro to European climate policy + focus on Effort Sharing Regulation Co-decision process: how does EU decision-making work – Cristina Mestre, T&E General overview of the current EU reform process – the EU ETS – Femke de Jong, CMW Intro to the Effort Sharing Regulation – Femke De Jong, CMW Presentation of […]
West Africa Civil Society Workshop – Impact of “post Paris” climate policies on sustainable development, October 11&12, Dakar
2015 has been a decisive year for the fight against climate change, notably with the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Also finance flows have been set in motion with the operationalization of the Green Climate Fund (GCF). But much work remains to be done to implement these important processes. The […]
Civil Society Workshop – Implementing the Paris Agreement and tackling climate challenges in Central and Eastern Europe
It is a pleasure to invite you to our upcoming civil society workshop on the implementation of European climate policies in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
At a time when the world has agreed on a universal agenda to address the global challenges of climate change, notably with the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the European Union (EU) is in the process of adopting legislative proposals to bring its climate policies in line with these global commitments.
10 May 2016, 10.00-16.45 (CET), Mundo B, Fair Trade Room, Brussels Register here AGENDA 9.30-10.00: Arrival, coffee & tea 10.00 -13.00: Session 1: Experience with low-carbon funding in the EU Moderator: Femke De Jong, Carbon Market Watch Introduction: Towards quality and accountable climate finance Urska Trunk, Carbon Market Watch: Fossil fuel subsidies through Europe’s carbon […]
From 7-9 October 2014, Carbon Market Watch together with civil society organizations in India organized a workshop on sustainable development and future climate politics. Co-organizers included: Bank Information Centre, Beyond Copenhagen Collective, Christian Aid, Centre for Education and Documentation (CED), Centre for Environment, Social and Policy Research (CESPR), Center for Research and Advocacy – Manipur, […]
From 20-22 February 2014, Carbon Market Watch together with civil society organisations in India organized a workshop on land rights and carbon markets.
Salzburg Development Days – Focus India – Policy Development through Carbon Offset Projects: Experiences from India
With: – Eva Filzmoser Nature Code/Carbon Market Watch, – Falguni Joshi Nature Code India – Univ.Prof. Dr. Christian Zeller FBWirtschaftsgeographie University of Salzburg – Faculty of Science, Hellbrunnerstr. 34, HS 403 (EC) The “Clean Development Mechanism” (CDM) is a mechanism of Kyoto Protocol. It allows common mitigation projects between developed and developing countries. Two goals […]
Join us for a full day workshop on offset use in climate legislation this July in Brussels. Topics will cover global carbon markets, EU offset use and offsets in aviation. We’re looking forward to vivid discussions and joint advocacy actions that will ultimately lead to a more effective and fair climate policy!