Climate finance frameworks and climate budgeting discussed under the umbrella of the EU4Climate initiative

Aiming to support Eastern Partnership Countries with building the climate finance frameworks capacities, UNDP organised a two-day workshop on 29-30 June 2021, under the umbrella of the EU4Climate project, in partnership with the European Commission and the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries. The webinar with over 100 participants discussed public climate finance, and specifically, the concept…

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…

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…

MRV Workshop

VIENNA, 18 February 2020 – Government officials from Eastern Partnership countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine – met in Vienna to review progress in the implementation of their national climate actions. Focusing on a set of measures aiming to collect data on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and climate change mitigation actions –…

NDC Workshop

The Regional Workshop on Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) was conducted in Georgia on 18-19 November 2019 with the participation of government officials from all six EaP countries, as well as representatives from Albania, Hungary, Montenegro and Turkey. In addition to the governments, the EU Delegation to Georgia, UNFCCC, UNDP, Civil Society Forum and Covenant of…

Adaptation and Mainstreaming Workshop

The Regional Workshop on Adaptation Planning and Mainstreaming of Climate Risks into National and Sectoral Planning Processes was conducted in Moldova on 30 October – 1 November 2019  to support policy makers and technical officials in the six countries to address the adverse impacts of climate change through medium and long-term National Adaptation Plan (NAP)…

LEDS and Mainstreaming Workshop

The Regional Workshop on Long-term, Low Greenhouse Gas Emissions Development Strategies and the Mainstreaming of Climate Policies was conducted in Moldova on October 15-17 with the participation of government officials from all six EaP countries. The need for a long-term vision is reflected in the Paris Agreement, which invites countries to communicate their low greenhouse…