Upcoming LEDS Events
World Resource Forum 2014
Arequipa, Peru, 19-22 October 2014
For more information: http://www.worldresourcesforum.org/wrf-2014-arequipa-peru-19-22-october-2014
LEDS GP Energy Working Group Webinar: Energy LEDS in Asia and Experiences from Thailand
October 29th 12:00 ICT (Thailand)
The Asia Regional Platform and the Energy Working Group (EWG) join to host a webinar on the development of low-emission energy programs in Asia. Joined by S.S. Krishnan from the Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy in India and Beni Suryadi from the ASEAN Centre for Energy, the webinar will offer a broad overview of the recent trends in clean energy development across Asia, examining the progress of clean energy policies, programs, and targets. Dr. Bundit Limmeechokchai from Thammasat University will also present an in-depth case study on Thailand’s progress, highlighting the policies and mechanisms recently employed to increase the country’s energy independence and reduce its carbon emissions. This segment will examine how Thailand’s clean energy strategies fit in the context of the country’s national energy and climate targets, and also offer insight on the major lessons learned from Thailand’s programs, including how barriers and challenges were overcome throughout the process.
Reserve your seat here: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/278427838
PAGE Academy on Green Economy
October 6-17 Turin, Italy
Register for this event before August 18, 2014 at http://intranetp.itcilo.org/STF/A907080/en.
Online Learning Event: NAMAs in Agriculture
21 & 29 October 2014
FAO welcomes everyone interested in NAMAs and agriculture to join an online learning event in late October 2014.
Prior to the webinar, kindly go through the connection test and update the necessary programs on the computer you’ll be using during the webinar: https://na1cps.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm
2 webinars and online discussions The learning event consists of 2 webinars of 1.5 hours combined with online discussions. The participants will have the opportunity to ask questions from experts working with countries and within international agencies.
- Webinar 1: NAMA in Agriculture Sectors – Getting ready – Tuesday 21 October (Time zone: UTC +2 - CEST)
- Webinar 2: NAMA Finance and country cases in Agriculture and Forestry Sectors – Wednesday 29 October (Time zone: UTC +1 – CET)
The event is organized by the FAO’s MICCA Programme team in collaboration with colleagues and partners. Enrolled participants will receive invitations to the webinars and more details prior to the event.
Reserve your seat now:http://bit.ly/join_nama_ag
For more information please contact Heather Jacobs at Heather.Jacobs@fao.org.
Asia LEDS Forum 2014
11 - 13 November 2014 Yogyakarta, Indonesia
The third Asia Low Emission Development Strategies (LEDS) Forum will take place in Yogyakarta, Indonesia during November 5-7, 2014. This year’s theme is Development through Green Growth and sessions will focus on:
- Sharing and discussing case studies that illustrate the linkages between LEDS and development objectives, with a focus on the benefits of green growth
- Acquiring skills from hands-on training on tools and frameworks
- Improving sharing and coordination with peers and relevant organizations in Asia
- Learning about innovative and new LEDS practices and approaches
For more information please visit: http://asialeds.org/events/asia-leds-forum-2014
15th Meeting of the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRVl
COP20 Lima, Peru
1-12 December 2014
For information about past events, see past partnership events.