UN CC:Learn News
The Training Workshop on Climate Change Diplomacy, supported by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) provided an opportunity to present and discuss the UN CC:Learn project.
Government and Stakeholders in Benin Support a Strategic Approach to Climate Change Learning and Skills Development
Benin kicked off the UN CC:Learn pilot project entitled “Strengthening Human Resources and Skills to Address Climate Change,” through a National Planning Workshop in Cotonou. Close to 40 representatives from various government sectors, national education and training institutions, civil society and the UN system participated in the workshop.
In order to set the stage for project implementation, Benin produced a Background Report on National Climate Change Priorities and Objectives and Relevant Capacity Development Initiatives. The Report seeks to ensure that the National Strategy is linked to existing initiatives and priorities. The Report also includes initial...
Indonesia and Malawi Join Group of UN CC:Learn Pilot Countries with Additional Support of the Swiss Development Cooperation
With the generous support of the Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC), Indonesia and Malawi will join Benin, Uganda and the Dominican Republic as the fourth and fifth pilot country to start a UN CC:Learn project in 2011.