Sectoral adaptation to climate change in Ukraine  – series of workshops

Within this framework of the EU4Climate project, a series of virtual workshops were held on “Sectoral adaptation to climate change in Ukraine”. The overarching objective of the workshops was to support policymakers and technical officials in addressing the adverse impacts of climate change through the medium and long-term National Adaptation Plan (NAP) and the Sector…

More Ambitious Goal of Belarus to Reduce GHG Emissions under the Paris Agreement

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Belarus together with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection (MNREP) and the Delegation of the European Union to Belarus (EU) held a working meeting* to discuss the second Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) of the Republic of Belarus under the Paris Agreement on February 25, 2021. The…

EU Experience and Challenges in EaP Countries of Addressing the Impact of Climate Change through National Adaptation

Around 100 government officials and climate change experts from the six EU Eastern Partnership countries together with the representatives from UNFCCC, the German Environmental Agency (UBA), the Institute for Environmental Protection of Poland and international experts from UNDP gathered online on November 18-19, 2020 for the second Regional Workshop on Adaptation Plans and Strategies organised…

Elaborating Long-term Low Emission Development Strategies and Climate Policy Mainstreaming

Best practices in developing long-term Low Emission Development Strategies (LEDS) in the European Union and Eastern Partnership countries were examined in a regional webinar, organised during 19-20 October 2020 by the EU4Climate Project, funded by the European Union and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme. Despite the ongoing epidemics, complex political and security situation…

The Winners of “Time #ForNature” Youth Poster Contest Awarded within EU funded EU4Climate project 

The European Union continues strengthening the protection and sustainable use of biodiversity in Armenia in line with the European green principles.   On 20 July 2020, the award ceremony of the three winners of the “Time #ForNature” youth poster contest took place in the Armenian Tree Project’s Ohanian Center for Environmental Education in Margavovit village, Lori region. The Contest was organized in celebration of World Environment Day on…

Joining Efforts at National and International Levels in Support of Updating Armenia’s NDC under Paris Agreement

YEREVAN. 31 January 2020 – Armenia is committed to updating country’s (NDC) by 2020 in response to the growing impacts and mitigating risks of climate change with the ultimate goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions under the UNFCCC and according to Paris Agreement. As EaP country and beneficiary of the European Union funded “EU4Climate” EU-UNDP…