Kyoto Protocol

The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) was designed to meet two objectives, namely to help Annex I Parties to cost-effectively meet part of their emission reduction targets under the Kyoto Protocol and to assist non-Annex I Parties in achieving sustainable development. While CDM projects create certified emission reductions (CERs) that project participants can sell to Annex I Parties to […]

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The 19th Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC COP19) will be an important one: not only must negotiators make substantial progress toward establishing the framework for the post-2015 climate change agreement, but they must continue to implement commitments already made – including on gender. Progress in understanding the intrinsic […]

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DRAFT COMPILATION OF DECISIONS, SUBSIDIARY BODY REPORTS AND ADOPTED CONCLUSIONS RELATED TO GENDER AND CLIMATE CHANGE BY THE SECRETARIAT

In 2014, the Conference of the Parties (COP), in decision 18/CP.20 (also known as the Lima work programme on gender(LWPG)), requested the secretariat to prepare an action plan for the development of the two-year work programme on gender. As a part of this process, the secretariat has mapped decisions on gender and climate change, including thematic areas that reference gender, and compiled all these decisions in this document.

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