2015 has been a decisive year for the fight against climate change, notably with the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Also finance flows have been set in motion with the operationalization of the Green Climate Fund (GCF). But much work remains to be done to implement these important processes. The […]
Carbon Market Watch Workshops
West Africa Civil Society Workshop – Impact of “post Paris” climate policies on sustainable development, October 11&12, Dakar
Civil Society Workshop – Implementing the Paris Agreement and tackling climate challenges in Central and Eastern Europe
It is a pleasure to invite you to our upcoming civil society workshop on the implementation of European climate policies in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
At a time when the world has agreed on a universal agenda to address the global challenges of climate change, notably with the adoption of the Paris Agreement, the European Union (EU) is in the process of adopting legislative proposals to bring its climate policies in line with these global commitments.
10 May 2016, 10.00-16.45 (CET), Mundo B, Fair Trade Room, Brussels Register here AGENDA 9.30-10.00: Arrival, coffee & tea 10.00 -13.00: Session 1: Experience with low-carbon funding in the EU Moderator: Femke De Jong, Carbon Market Watch Introduction: Towards quality and accountable climate finance Urska Trunk, Carbon Market Watch: Fossil fuel subsidies through Europe’s carbon […]
From 7-9 October 2014, Carbon Market Watch together with civil society organizations in India organized a workshop on sustainable development and future climate politics. Co-organizers included: Bank Information Centre, Beyond Copenhagen Collective, Christian Aid, Centre for Education and Documentation (CED), Centre for Environment, Social and Policy Research (CESPR), Center for Research and Advocacy – Manipur, […]
Salzburg Development Days – Focus India – Policy Development through Carbon Offset Projects: Experiences from India
With: – Eva Filzmoser Nature Code/Carbon Market Watch, – Falguni Joshi Nature Code India – Univ.Prof. Dr. Christian Zeller FBWirtschaftsgeographie University of Salzburg – Faculty of Science, Hellbrunnerstr. 34, HS 403 (EC) The “Clean Development Mechanism” (CDM) is a mechanism of Kyoto Protocol. It allows common mitigation projects between developed and developing countries. Two goals […]
Join us for a full day workshop on offset use in climate legislation this July in Brussels. Topics will cover global carbon markets, EU offset use and offsets in aviation. We’re looking forward to vivid discussions and joint advocacy actions that will ultimately lead to a more effective and fair climate policy!
Along with local partner organisation Paryanvara Mitra, CDM Watch hosted its second successful CDM workshop in April 2012 in India. The workshop was held at Gujarat Vidyapith, a university founded by Mahatma Gandhi in 1920 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. We were delighted to be joined by over 80 participants from 15 states across the country. We were […]
In late 2011 we organised a regional civil society workshop together with our Network member Focus on the Global South in Bangkok. This event provided a forum for South East Asian civil society to discuss the problems of the CDM, how they could be addressed and what the role of civil society in this process should be.