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Transformational change towards low-carbon development in emerging economies: insights from international climate finance (ICF) cases  
Date: 18-09-20
How can international climate finance (ICF) contribute to transformational change in developing countries? What can we learn from existing projects of international climate finance? These were…  
Can a city toll help Bangkok clean up its air and roads?  
Date: 17-09-20
Can a city toll help Bangkok clean up its air and roads? Heavy car traffic and old diesel-powered buses are a feature of everyday life for commuters in the Thai capital. The city is now introducing…  
Implementing Nationally Determined Contributions  
Date: 14-09-20
Further information Building Capacities for NDC Formulation Download PDF (191 KB) Selected projects NDC Support Programme Support Project for the Implementation of the Paris Agreement (SPA) …  
International Day for the Conservation of Tropical Forests  
Date: 14-09-20
Tropical forests are located between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. They encompass a wide variety of forest ecosystems, ranging from tropical rainforests to tropical dry forests…  
Sustainable Consumption and Production  
Date: 11-09-20
Bua Yai, a district in Nan Province, Northern Thailand is located downstream from the mountains where cabbage, a pest-ridden crop, is widely farmed. The chemicals, sprayed into the air and onto the…  
Policy Brief: National Wetland Policies  
Date: 10-09-20
Regional Dialogue on Wetland Policies in the Lower Mekong Region The Indo-Burma Ramsar Regional Initiative (IBRRI) and the Ramsar Regional Centre-East Asia, convened a regional dialogue on…  
Orangutans face a new threat: the coronavirus  
Date: 09-09-20
Orangutans face a new threat: the coronavirus Once captive orangutans learn how to live in the wild again at Sumatra's ape school. But the COVID-19 pandemic has made teaching our close cousins…  
International Day of Clean Air for blue skies  
Date: 07-09-20
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around seven million people die every year from polluted air. Acute and chronic diseases caused or aggravated by air pollutants include respiratory…  
Cross-sectoral bird protection  
Date: 04-09-20
Migratory birds cross several continents on their journeys. Wetlands are an important resting and breeding place for them. Climate change mitigation and the conservation of biodiversity are…  
Knowledge products for holistic climate action  
Date: 02-09-20
Under the Paris Agreement, Parties agreed on a global goal on adaptation – to enhance adaptive capacity, strengthen resilience and reduce vulnerability to climate change (Article 7). At the same…