Past Events

UNFCCC side event: Making safeguards and sustainable development an integral part of carbon markets

Time and place: Wednesday, 26 June 2019 16:45-18:15 Room: Berlin Bonn climate change conference Speakers: – Dr Kerstin Burghaus, Manager Climate projects, Atmosfair – Sven Braden, Project Manager, Sustainable Development Initiative, SDI – Gilles Dufrasne, Policy Officer, Carbon Market Watch Moderator: – Sabine Frank, Executive Director, Carbon Market Watch Background: Carbon markets have a poor…

26 Jun 2019

EU Sustainable Energy Week – Shaping Europe’s Energy Future

As part of the EU Sustainable Energy Week,  Carbon Market Watch, together with EUROCITIES and the Council of European Municipalities and Regions, will organise a session entitled: NECPs: debating policy solutions to deliver a carbon-free EU Time and place: Tuesday 18 June 14.00 – 15.30 Salle Passage of the Residence Palace Rue de la Loi,…

18 Jun 2019

Carbon Market Watch General Assembly

This year’s annual General Assembly will take place on 20 May from 14:00 -17:30 CET   For more information on eligibility for participation please see our membership and network page here. If you require any further information on the upcoming GA please email Sabine.Frank@carbonmarketwatch.org

20 May 2019

Capacity Building Workshop – Spain

A one-day workshops in which an in-depth discussion of EU climate policies and obligations of the countries within these policies will be held. Furthermore, we will discuss sectorial policy on the topics of agriculture, transport and buildings, to present how these sectors can contribute to achieve greenhouse gas savings in Spain. Location: espacio ECOOO, Madrid. Find out more here

22 Feb 2019

Capacity Building Workshop – Romania

DATE: 13 February 2019 LOCATION: Hilton Garden Inn  A one-day workshop to discuss different aspects of the EU Climate objectives and targets, how Romania can contribute to these targets, the role of the key sectors transport, agriculture, and buildings/cities, and how to ensure good governance of the national climate and energy plans that Romania has to design…

13 Feb 2019

Towards a Thriving Carbon Neutral Industry in Europe – COP24

13 December 2018 at 12:30-14:00 Katowice climate change conference (COP 24), Poland The event is co-organized by the European Commission DG RTD, Carbon Market Watch and SPIRE PPP #EU2050 “The solutions should also come from ambitious and feasible innovations beyond technology.” @femkedejong, @CarbonMrktWatch at the 🇪🇺 Pavilion #COP24Katowice #EU2050 pic.twitter.com/wjaoSBqaId — Carbon Market Watch (@CarbonMrktWatch)…

13 Dec 2018

Opportunities and challenges for international carbon markets under the Paris Agreement – COP24

EU Pavillion – COP24 Wednesday 5th, 10:00-13:00  – (CMW Session 12:20 – 13:00) Background: The proliferation of carbon pricing policies over the past years has also seen a rise in the introduction of carbon markets as a key policy tool to meet NDC commitments. Nevertheless, NDCs, domestic emissions trading systems and offsetting mechanisms are being…

5 Dec 2018

Transitioning to a new era of flexible mechanisms for increased ambition – COP24

UNFCCC – Official Side Event  – Katowice, Poland Tue, 04 Dec 2018 – 16:45-18:15 Room: Warmia In light of the potential impacts of old Kyoto mechanisms on the Paris Agreement, this event will discuss how to transition towards a new system for international transfers under Article 6, and how to adopt safeguards to ensure that markets…

4 Dec 2018

Towards a thriving industry in a net-zero emissions Europe

How to align Europe’s resource and energy-intensive industries with the Paris Agreement? An event hosted by the European Climate Foundation WHEN Wednesday 20 June 2018 – Conference 17.30-19.30 – Reception from 19.30 onwards Registration and information: rannveig.vaniterson@europeanclimate.org  By the time of COP24 at the end of this year, the European Commission is committed to publish a long-term climate vision and strategy…

20 Jun 2018

UNFCCC Side Event: Protecting human rights in international carbon markets

Watch the recording of the event here Time and venue: May 1st, 16.45 – 18.15, Bonn Climate Change Conference / World Conference Center, Kaminzimmer This side event focused on measures to uphold the rights of local stakeholders affected by climate mitigation projects in the context of the negotiations on the Sustainable Development Mechanism (SDM), with considerations…

1 May 2018