Climate Finance Forum: Financing the NDCs and Ensuring Technology Transfer in the EaP Region

Climate policy is no longer a stand-alone issue, but rather a need to be considered as an element of economic development policy, as both adaptation and mitigation needs will continue to drive economic development potential. The key objective of the regional forum on climate finance organised by the EU4Climate project on September 21-22, 2021 was…

Ukraine develops action plan and financial strategy for Paris Agreement

KYIV, 17 September 2021 – The Government of Ukraine today presented its updated strategic climate change action plan to the media, outlining the steps it will take to achieving its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC2) to Paris Agreement. The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources, together with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the…

In bold commitment to Paris Agreement, Ukraine pledges further reduction in emissions

Among the raft of climate measures, country to up 2030 emissions-cut target, introduce more electric vehicles, develop renewables, and plant more trees. The Government of Ukraine updated its Nationally Determined Contribution under the Paris Agreement to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 65 percent by 2030 from the 1990 levels. Ukraine’s previous commitment was to…

EU4Climate Assesses Potential for Reducing GHG Emissions from Armenia’s Agricultural Sector for Low Carbon Development

On July 23, a national workshop was held on assessing the potential for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agriculture, which is part of Armenia’s long-term low-emissions development strategy. The workshop aimed to present the study on “Mitigation Opportunities and Climate Mainstreaming in Agriculture” implemented by “EV Consulting” CJSC and the International Center for Agribusiness…

Using EU experience for comprehensive analysis of the legislation and development of a roadmap of Belarus on climate change

Climate change is a global crisis, and the coming decade will become crucial for finding solutions on how to get out of it. The European Union is one of the driving forces in the global community’s climate action. The EU assists other countries, including Eastern Partnership countries in addressing climate and environmental issues. The EU4Climate…

EU Acquis and MRV roadmaps presented for Azerbaijan, towards the development of a National GHG Inventory System

Key strategic roadmaps are set to help Azerbaijan meet its climate goals, including the development of a National GHG Inventory System Strategic roadmaps have been developed to support Azerbaijan’s approximation with the EU Climate Acquis, together with a functional National Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory System. These proposed strategies are the outcome of gap analyses undertaken by…