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TCA Help Desk

September 12, 2016, by John-O Niles

Are you working on measuring terrestrial carbon and have a question? Thanks to support from BMUB, the Carbon Institute is excited to launch a Terrestrial Carbon Accounting Help Desk to …

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5th Durban Forum on Capacity-Building

August 23, 2016, by Michael Gillenwater

The 5th meeting of the Durban Forum on capacity-building was held on 20 May 2016, during the forty-fourth session of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation. The discussions focused on: 1) …

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Webinar: Introduction to the Assessing Low Carbon Transition (ACT) Initiative

August 2, 2016, by Tom Baumann

In this short 30-minute webinar, GHGMI host, Tom Baumann, introduces his guests, John Hekman (CDP) and Thomas Gourdon (ADEME), who provide an overview of the ACT initiative. The ACT project includes …

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Methane emissions from the oil and gas industry: Is the world getting it right?

July 18, 2016, by Lisa Hanle

Consumption of natural gas as a replacement for other, more carbon-rich, fuels is a cornerstone of many climate policies. In this blog post, I focus on one issue pertinent to …

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Experts Forum on NDC, 28-29 June 2016, Rabat | UNFCCC COP22

June 30, 2016, by Molly White

Executive Director and Dean, Michael Gillenwater, spoke during a panel discussion on capacity building and transparency mechanisms for mitigation in NDCs, at the Experts Forum on Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC), …

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How can we improve international capacity building?

April 22, 2016, by Michael Gillenwater

The “Coalition on Paris Agreement Capacity Building” has some answers. At the international negotiations level, there is widespread recognition of the important need to support developing countries in their work …

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Webinar: Deep Decarbonization Needs Deep Collaboration

June 13, 2016, by Tom Baumann

In this recorded Global Solution Networks webinar, GHGMI’s Tom Baumann and Ira Feldman discuss digital technologies for climate solutions.  Online platforms have helped revolutionize the response to the climate challenge. …

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New Working Paper: Transformative shift in capacity building after Paris?

May 12, 2016, by Michael Gillenwater

We are pleased to inform you that IGES in partnership with the Coalition on Paris Agreement on Capacity Building has recently published a new working paper on international capacity building. “Can we expect a …

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The Carbon Counters: Tracking Emissions in a Post-Paris World

March 8, 2016, by Molly White

In the wake of the Paris climate agreement, developing countries find themselves in need of analysts capable of monitoring their emissions. It’s a complex task, but organizations are stepping in …

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The Paris Agreement is done! Let the negotiations begin?

February 24, 2016, by Michael Gillenwater

In my blog post right after the negotiations in Paris, I promised to provide a substantive look at the Paris Agreement. This post will go beyond another simple and repetitive …

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