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Upcoming Learning Events

  • Webinar - Guide to Communicating Carbon Pricing

    29 Jan 2019 | Online

    The Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR) and the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC) have developed a Guide to Communicating Carbon Pricing. The Guide is intended to share the existing knowledge, experiences and best practices with carbon pricing communication and to provide practical guidance on developing effective communication strategies. During the webinar, the authors present the main findings of the Guide and detail some of the main obstacles faced by communicators, drawing on case studies from around the world. The event also includes an opportunity to exchange with the participants.

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    Organization(s): World Bank

    Language(s): English

  • UN Environment Assembly

    11 Mar 2019 to 15 Mar 2019 | Nairobi, Kenya

    This assembly, which is part of the transformative change to support Agenda 2030, is the highest-level decision-making body on the environment, under the overarching theme of "Innovative solutions for environmental challenges and sustainable consumption and production”.  The session is preceded by a meeting of the Open-ended Committee of Permanent Representatives, scheduled from 4 to 8 March 2019.

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    Organization(s): UNEP

    Language(s): English

  • Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions

    29 Apr 2019 to 10 May 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland

    This meeting include separate and joint sessions covering matters of relevance of the three following conventions : the Basel Convention (which aims at reducing the movements of hazardous waste between nations), the Rotterdam Convention (which aims at reducing the movements of Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides) and the Stockholm Convention (which aim at eliminating the production and use of persistent organic pollutants). 

     

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    Organization(s): UNFCCC

    Language(s): English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Chinese

  • Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reducation

    13 May 2019 to 17 May 2019 | Geneva, Switzerland

    The event represents the last global gathering for all stakeholders before the deadline of the achievement of disaster risk reduction strategies through the Sendai Framework (which ends by 2020​​​​). It focuses on how managing disaster risk development linked to climate change pays dividends in multiple sectors (social, economical, environmental) and at all levels. Online registration will open in October, 2018. 

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    Organization(s): UNHCR

    Language(s): English