Archive for December 2015

Himalayan Nations at Climate Change Conference-CoP21

Dec 3rd, 2015 | By
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Over 150 heads of state and government gathered in Paris at the UN climate change conference on Monday, 30 November, the largest group of leaders ever to attend a UN event in a single day. In speech after speech, they provided political leadership and support to reach an ambitious and effective climate change agreement by

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Mountain events at climate change summit-CoP 21

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By
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Given that mountains regions of the world are facing huge impact of Climate Change, not much importance has been given to these regions and its people at major global forums including UN climate change conferences. It is evident that since last few decades the Himalayan mountain region faced major hydro meteorological disasters, leading to huge

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Global Agricultural Transition Under Way to Boost Resilience to Climate Change and Reduce Emissions

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By




Paris 30 Nov: Six Cooperative Initiatives Driving Climate Resilient, Productive and Low Emissions Agriculture Paris, 1 December 2015 – Governments and food and agriculture organizations join today at the LPAA Focus on Agriculture to respond to the urgent climate challenges facing agriculture with six cooperative initiatives that will protect the long-term livelihoods of millions of

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New $500 million initiative for climate action in Developing Countries

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By




PARIS, Nov. 30, 2015 – Four European countries – Germany, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland – today announced a new $500 million initiative that will find new ways to create incentives aimed at large scale cuts in greenhouse gas emissions in developing countries to combat climate change. The World Bank Group worked with the countries to

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$248 USD million pledged to GEF climate fund for most vulnerable countries

Dec 2nd, 2015 | By
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UNFCC 30 Nov 2015: New financing for Least Developed Countries Fund sends strong signal of commitment as Paris talks get underway PARIS – Monday November 30, 2015 – Eleven donors have pledged close to $250 USD million in new money for adaptation support to the most vulnerable countries on the planet giving a welcome boost

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