Implementing the nationally determined contributions (NDCs)

“Implementing the nationally determined contributions (NDCs)” online workshop organised by the EU4Climate on April 6-7, 2021 was to carry out an exchange of experiences and theoretical and practical knowledge of examples of the current best worldwide practices in NDC implementation, including gender aspect, NDC financing plans, accounting, reporting, and transparency frameworks. The state of play…

Sharing experiences of national approaches to adaptation between the EaP and EU countries

On March 30 – 31, 2021, the webinar “Experiences of national approaches to adaptation”, organized by UNDP within the framework of the regional project EU4Climate, was held online. The representatives from the Eastern Partnership countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine – as well as the European Union countries, shared…

Eco-friendly: To Be or Not To Be

Climate change and global warming are present-day challenges that everyone must recognize and adapt to in their lives. Do you want to make a difference and mitigate the negative effects? Begin with yourself and make tiny changes to your way of life! You can learn by the example from Oleg and Lisa’s family how small…

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…

EU Alignment Roadmap Workshop

Advanced support on climate action legal framework discussed within the EU4Climate workshop in Ukraine In the framework of the EU4Climate project, Ukraine’s climate policies and legal framework were examined against the EU climate acquis to reveal the gaps and present recommendations. Based on the findings of the review, the Roadmap outlining the EU4Climate support in…