Joining efforts to support preparation and implementation of NAMAs, the UNEP Risø Centre has been contributing to enhance the understanding of the NAMA concept, and in facilitating NAMAs in developing countries. Read more here.
The Emissions Gap Report 2013, involving 44 scientific groups in 17 countries and coordinated by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), is released. Read more here.
The Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) is the operational arm of the UNFCCC Technology Mechanism. It will be located at the UN City in Copenhagen and will be operational from the end of 2013. Read more here.
With the launch of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) initiative by the UN Secretary General in 2012, the GNESD network with its 10 member centers from across three continents has been contributing to the call for making sustainable energy a reality by 2030. Read more here.
07 March 2014
URC participates in the Oikos Academy 2014 lecture series
28 February 2014
New Publication on climate change mitigation opportunities...
17 February 2014
URC presents papers at the Development and Mitigation Conference...
31 January 2014
Current Vacancies at URC: Applications invited for Climate...
URC works in close collaboration with UNEP’s Division of Technology, Industry and Economics (DTIE) Energy Branch.
The Low Carbon Development programme facilitates policy analysis on emerging mitigation instruments, such as Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) and works extensively with the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).
The Climate Resilient Development programme focuses on the research and methodology development and implementation of actions and strategies to enhance the climate resilience of vulnerable people in developing countries.
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Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN)
Facilitating Implementation and Readiness for Mitigation (FIRM)
Technology Needs Assessment (TNA)
See all UNEP Risø project websites here.