Annual Partnership Retreat: discussions on NDCs and transparency (31 August - 7 September, Cape Town, South Africa)

From 31 August to 7 September 2016, 32 participants from 22 countries, both developing and developed, as well as representatives from the UNFCCC secretariat, science and implementing organisations, came together in Cape Town to discuss about the topic ‘From MRV to an enhanced transparency framework in the context of NDC implementation’.

Countries from Asia and Pacific discuss progress on NDC implementation

From 26 to 27 July 2016 the third Regional Workshop of the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV took place in Vinh Phuc, Viet Nam. It focused on ‘Unpacking (I)NDCs – identifying, prioritising, planning and implementing mitigation and adaptation measures’.

Regional Dialogue on Nationally Determined Contributions - Latin America & the Caribbean

On 19-21 July, the dialogue convened government representatives from the Latin America & Caribbean region and international organisations/experts involved in NDC implementation.

20th Meeting of the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV

On the afternoon of Sunday 22 May 2016 in the margins of the SB44 in Bonn the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV held its 20th jubilee event – meeting for the first time after the adoption of the Paris Agreement last year.

24. November 2016
As in previous years, the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV was present at the negotiations and facilitated discussions and the exchange of experiences on transparency related issues during a side event and at the 21st Partnership Meeting.
23. November 2016
At a side event during COP 22 the NDC Cluster presented its plans for working with partner countries in implementing their NDCs and introduced the first instrument developed by the NDC Cluster – the NDC Helpdesk.
18. November 2016
The BUR Process Guidance Tool has been developed to support countries in the process of preparing a Biennal Update Report and undergoing the International Consultation and Analysis. The webinar presents the “six step” application of the tool and provides hands on experiences from users.

Uploaded on 23. November 2016

This paper summarises the results of a study aiming to analyse the role of the Partnership in international climate policy, assess its previous performance as well as prepare recommendations for the possible contribution of the Partnership following the adoption of the Paris Agreement.

Uploaded on 14. November 2016

The Paris Agreement aims to strengthen the global response to the threat of climate change in the context of sustainble development and has entered into force on 4th November 2016. This paper provides an overview of the Paris Agreement and analyses the reporting requirements under the new enhanced transparency framework.

Uploaded on 10. November 2016

By aligning mitigation efforts on phasing down hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) and enhancing energy efficiency, the refrigeration, air conditioning and foam blowing (RAC&F) sector can make a significant contribution to countries’ NDCs. This paper offers guidance for policymakers in designing greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation strategies for their RAC&F sector in order to contribute towards meeting the increasing ambition levels expected as they revise their NDCs.