The Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, in cooperation with Carbon Market Watch, is delighted to host an interactive academic debate on European Climate Policy.
Carbon Market Watch Workshops
Civil Society Workshop – The road to a low carbon economy: strengthening the connection between local, national and European climate policy
To register, please click here Background: The European Union is currently in the process of renewing its main climate policy tools: the Emissions Trading System (ETS) and the Effort Sharing Regulation (ESR). This is a key opportunity to ensure that Europe puts itself on the track to achieve the Paris Agreement goal of keeping a […]
West Africa Civil Society Workshop – Impact of “post Paris” climate policies on sustainable development, October 11&12, Dakar
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 […]
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 […]