COP26 of the UNFCCC will take place from 31 October 2021 to 12 November 2021 in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. UN CC:Learn organizes and supports the following activities:

Climate Classroom

The Climate Classroom @ COP26 is an innovative learning experience designed to help those attending get quickly up-to-speed on key climate issues. Throughout COP26, our team of experts will deliver free online 45-minute classes that expose and introduce learners to a range of climate change topics – allowing delegates, professionals, and other interested parties to follow and contribute to climate discussions.

Enhancing and Tracking the Arc of Ambition

01 November 2021 I Taryn Fransen - World Resources Institute

Climate Change Negotiations and Health

02 November 2021 I WHO (On-site, WHO Pavilion)

Climate Change Adaptation

02 November 2021 I Alejandro Jiménez Hernández and Dr. Peter King - UNEP

Thinking, Talking, Acting Climate

03 November 2021 I Colm Hastings and Julia Villalba - UNITAR (On-site, PCCB Capacity-Building Hub)

Climate Change, Human Rights and Gender

04 November 2021 I Dharmistha Chauhan - UN Women

Climate Change Negotiations and Health

04 November 2021 I WHO (On-site, WHO Pavilion)

Mitigation and Carbon Market Mechanisms

05 November 2021 I Miguel Naranjo - UNFCCC

Climate Change and Human Rights

05 November 2021 I Therese Arnesen - OHCHR

Enhancing and Tracking the Arc of Ambition

08 November 2021 I Taryn Fransen - World Resources Institute

Changing the Narrative of Climate Change

09 November 2021 I Angus Mackay - UNITAR (On-site, SDG Pavilion)

Climate Change Communication and Youth

09 November 2021 I Wilna Botha, MIET Africa

Teaching Climate Change

10 November 2021 I Asha Alexander - GEMS Education

Climate Finance

10 November 2021 I Carola Menzel-Hausherr and Christine Gruening - Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance

Climate Change and Gender

11 November 2021 I Babette Resurrección - Queen's University

Thinking, Talking, Acting Climate

12 November 2021 I Colm Hastings and Julia Villalba - UNITAR

COP26 Library of UN Ressources

UN CC:Learn hosts the library of documents produced by UN partners which are relevant for COP 26.

Events Supported by UN CC:Learn

The Climate Crisis: A Child Rights Crisis

Thursday, 11 November 2021 I 13:15 – 14:30 I Clyde Auditorium (175 pax)

This event will: 1. Provide a platform for youth to vocalise their views and demands at COP26; 2. Enable countries to formally acknowledge the centrality of children to the climate crisis through their alignment to the Declaration on Children, Youth and Climate Action or other means.

Speakers: Lead organization: UNICEF. Supporting organizations: UNFCCC – YOUNGO, OHCHR, UNITAR, FAO, UNECLAC / CEPAL, UNDP.

Innovative Finance, Solutions and Partnerships for Evidence-based Decision Making

Thursday, 11 November 2021 I 11:30 – 12:45 I Clyde Auditorium (175 pax)

The event will explore how science, innovative finance and solutions and global partnerships can support raised ambition for delivering NDC and NAP aligned climate adaptation that meets the needs of vulnerable communities in LDCs, SIDS and African nations. Experts and High-level speakers.

Speakers: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and UN-Habitat.