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Sophie De Coninck posted Information 14 January 2015

The Local Climate Adaptive Living Facility (LoCAL) of the UN Capital Development Fund provides a country-based mechanism
to increase awareness and response to climate change at the local level, integrate climate change adaptation into local

Patricia Rodriguez Fortun posted Information 6 October 2017

 

Enhancing environmental sustainability and climate resilience of national agriculture planning and EU support

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Capacity4dev Team created a new Article 26 August 2013
At last year's Rio+20 sustainable development conference, Green Economy emerged as one of the two main issues, alongside strengthening the institutional framework for sustainable development. But how can we translate what has been referred to as the ‘rather abstract’ concept of Green Economy into concrete development cooperation activities and results? Achim Halpaap of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) recently delivered the ‘Introduction To An Inclusive Green Economy’ training, and shares his ideas. 
Guido Corno posted Information 14 February 2016

The Global Climate Change Alliance + (GCCA+) intends to launch, over the next year, a series of discussion topics regarding climate change adaptation. These topics will range from strategic, applied and financing adaptation issues; a new topic will be introduced every 6-8 weeks.

Laura Giappichelli posted Information 14 May 2013

This video informs about the Water, Climate and Development Programme (WACDEP) in Africa. WACDEP has been created to support the integration of water security and climate resilience into development planning processes and the design of financing and investment strategies.

Peter J. Bury posted Information 1 November 2014

Dear all

I do not come here regularly enough to know about the culture in this group and the width of topics we are comfortable with, hence my questions below:

As the crucial role of bees as pollinators of the world’s food supply is increasingly becoming common knowledge, reports about the serious decline of honeybee populations in Europe and the USA have alarmed governments, the private sector and the general public. A similar decline in Africa and Asia has the potential to further threaten the world’s biodiversity, in addition to compromising the food security and livelihoods of millions of rural resource-poor farmers, as well as having negative impacts on the agricultural income of commercial farmers.
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18 March 2014 to 21 March 2014
Organised byEuropeaid - Unit C2

*Training Objectives* The specific *objectives* of the course are that course participants become: * Aware of the linkages between environment, climate change, green economy and development * Aware of the benefits and challenges of integrating environment and climate change in national development planning and budgetary processes * Confident and familiar with the proposed framework and tools for integrating environment and climate change in national development planning and budgetary processes * Confident and familiar with the similarities, synergies and differences between the integration of environment and climate change in development cooperation (internal integration) versus the integration of environment and climate change in national development planning and budgetary processes * Motivated and equipped to support government and other stakeholders to (design a programme to) integrate environment and climate change in national development planning and budgetary processes

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